quilt back I went a little overboard on the quilting of this new mini quilt. I’m trying to keep these at a certain price point, but this will be an example to myself of what NOT to do when quilting. I DO love how it turned out. When you are finishing up a quilt you… Read More Pesky Threads
For the past month I have been challenging myself to finish one mini quilt a week. It’s not much, but a start at getting my sewing machine back out. I have a box of scraps and this was one of those surprises that came from it.
Many, many years ago, I found a bolt of bamboo/cotton fabric at Joann’s. It was a muslin and I dyed it. The colors turned out wonderful and the hand is sooooooo soft and smooth. I wish I could find more. It’s by Roc Lon and I haven’t been able to locate any since. ANYWAY…. I… Read More Working With LOVELY Fabric
WOW! It has been a L O N G time since I have posted! So much has been happening, but I finally got another quilt finished. This one is a bit different from my usual style with a little color (but all my favorites) and a lot of white space (using white fabric). I really… Read More A New Quilt I’m Calling Taffy
Love these colors!
This summer I have been concentrating on 2 activities, stitching and sketching. Above is a stitching project I finished a little while ago. I had some pieces left over from this quilt and decided I would make myself a bag.
I have been enjoying an online intuitive painting class with Flora Bowley. The class is called Bloom True and it’s delivered in an online format. The paintings below are two I have been working on. We started with a warm color layer, let that dry then added a cool color layer. I am on my third layer… Read More Intuitive Art