Category Archives: handwork

Episode 67 – Tracy Chevalier writes quilt stuff! Who knew?

Tracy Chevalier released a new book called The Last Runaway. Have you heard of it? [note: the above image is an Amazon affiliate link] According to this review on NPR: For a novel exploring such explosive themes, The Last Runaway … Continue reading

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Hand Quilted Quilt

It has come to my attention that I have never posted a picture of a quilt that I hand-quilted on this blog.  What!?  I’m the pioneer quilter, always going on about hand this and hand that.  And here I’ve got … Continue reading

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Why hand-piecing is awesome

It has been awhile since I’ve discussed hand-piecing so I thought it was time to trot out my reasons for loving it (insert angelic music here). I have heard many reasons why hand-piecing is not a desirable sport – it … Continue reading

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I’m a slow poke quilter!

I joined up with the Slow Poke Quilters over on Momma Made This.  I am pretty slow, after all!  Ha ha!  Check out the new button in the sidebar.

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Episode #10 – return to frugal quilting

Episode 10 – Frugal Piecing, continued There is a new addition to my wishlist:  a tile quilt!  See an example at Barbara Brackman’s website.  If you don’t follow Barbara’s blog and you are in to historical quilting facts…get with it … Continue reading

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Episode #3 – The Queen of hand piecing

Episode #3 – The Queen of Hand Piecing First: a big Pioneer Quilter thanks to two of my heroes – Annie Smith of Quilting Stash and Jennifer Ruvalkaba of Patchwork and Pacifiers.  Annie was the first person to leave a … Continue reading

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Episode #1

Pioneer Quilter – episode 1: intro Hello all you pioneer quilters out there!  This marks the beginning of my jump into podcasting.  I’m really excited to bring a spotlight to my favorite aspect of quilting: handwork!  In this episode I … Continue reading

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