Archive | February, 2017


It’s time to revisit a blog from the past.  If you remember correctly at the end of 2016, I was very concerned (and still am) about the current state of quilting.  Shops are closing, please buy local, yada, yada, yada…   In my anxiety about preserving quilting, one of the last items I mentioned was […]


A thought occurred to me as I am in the middle of three or four different projects… in everything I have written and taught about quilts and quilting, I have never, not once, discussed the subject of pins. Pins are one of those sewing items that everyone needs, regardless of what they’re making.  I know […]

A Hitch in my Gettiup

Oh my, what a week!   Let me preface this blog by plainly stating I am a list maker.  Before I go to bed every night, I make a list of the things I need to get done the next day.  It’s the last thing I see when I go to bed at night and […]

My Biggest Challenge?

So yesterday I met with my support group for this little project. We all know that challenging quilts are more fun when you have someone who is going to be just as confused as you are at any given point by your side.  With that in mind, Linda, Lisa, and I met yesterday to plan […]