Category Archives: My projects

Episode 81

So this is from last week and now I can’t remember what I said?! I know there was discussion of Project Runway.  Go Heidi & Tim! And I started working on a project from this class at Craftsy. And check … Continue reading

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Spin it Like You Mean it – available for sale!

Remember this quilt?  I’ve got the pattern up for sale!  I’m really excited to finally have a digital download pattern ready. Now through May 9th you can use the discount code ‘premierepattern’ to get $1.99 off the price – that … Continue reading

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Episode 73 – The Husband

Happy National Quilting Day! What did you do to celebrate? I am working on quilting this quilt: And I also did some hand quilting at the shop while The Girl took her sewing class. At least I did until I … Continue reading

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Episode 72

Here are a few pictures of the finished gift quilt top: Does anyone know the secret to a good hand-quilted stab stitch? I need heeeeelp! You can click here to listen to (or download, if you right-click and choose ‘save … Continue reading

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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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Episode 66 – Angela Walters Craftsy class review

I finished quilting the Cloverleaf Quilt!  Check out some sneak peaks. This is the back: And then I started playing with the camera a bit…and found I could make these neat tiled pics.  So here is another shot(s) of the … Continue reading

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2012 Project Completions in Review

So here is a visual of the projects that I completed in 2012.  The charity challenge is on there multiple times to fill a blank hole.  Also I noticed there is one quilt that I never put up on the … Continue reading

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What I’m doing today: snow dyeing!

If you heard the last podcast then you know I saw an article in Quilter’s Newsletter about how to dye fabric using snow. Well here is the view out my front door: So guess what I’m hoping to try tonight! … Continue reading

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Episode 60 – Happy Thanksgiving!

This is the list of “classic” books that I’m trying to complete reading. This may have come from The Big Read but I’m not sure anymore; can’t find the original source. My hard copy of it is pretty tattered. I’ve … Continue reading

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Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Fall 2012

Have you been to visit the Blogger’s Quilt Festival? I’ve posted this photo before but I thought I’d put it up for the quilt festival because it is my most recent finished quilt top. I made it for my BFF’s … Continue reading

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