Pillow Palooza

I had a nearly uninterrupted day in the studio today.  Yahoo!  I finished everything on my quilty goal list for the day and more. First, I finished the last few rows of this client quilt.  She is adding her appliqué after the quilting.  I'm very curious to find out how that process works.  I did … Continue reading Pillow Palooza

Pumpkin Season!

I don't have access to a baby for cutie photos in the pumpkin patch, so you will have to be satisfied with dogs. I spent Saturday working on a project that I am submitting to a magazine for possible publication.  I'm thrilled to be exploring a new avenue of quilt design, but I'm really frustrated … Continue reading Pumpkin Season!

Thread Painting

Saturday I took a class with Joyce Hughes, of Joyce Hughes Originals.  The workshop was put on by the Rebecca's Reel Quilters.  I'm always reluctant to not be spending my day with my husband, but today was worth it.  Thread painting is a lot of fun, and this project stitched up very quickly. Joyce started … Continue reading Thread Painting

Longarm Quilting – August, September

  It's been a busy summer for me.  I have plenty of my own projects to work on, and I have been lucky to have a few client pieces as well, along with my fairly regular stream of tops for Quilts of Valor.  The best way to learn how to use my longarm machine is … Continue reading Longarm Quilting – August, September