I have completed my very first customer quilt for Jan, at Color, Creating and Quilting. It was so much fun. I hope she loves it. Thanks for trusting me, Jan! Jan sent me a quilt top she purchased from Vicki, at Vicki's Crafts and Quilting. The pattern she used is "Oh My Stars" by Anka's … Continue reading Customer Quilting!
My Number One Fan reminded me yesterday that I haven't posted this week. Sorry, Mom! I've been distracted from the blog with managing my quilting business and learning to be social. It's hard! I have kept up with my Long Time Gone, and I'm still on track to finish on time. This group was all … Continue reading Long Time Gone, Week 10, 11 & 12
I have been practicing with Darla, getting my courage up to offer my quilting services. I've done a few charity quilt tops, some practice pieces, two t-shirt quilts, a bunch of baby quilts (and sold two!), and I think I'm ready to offer my services to the public. My friend Jan, at Color, Creating, and … Continue reading Longarm Quilting Sale
Whoops! It has been a long time since I have posted an update on this project! I was a little behind on my blocks until today, but over the past three days I have finished off the ones I was lagging on, and I am now current with week 9. Jen Kingwell's pattern is challenging but … Continue reading Long Time Gone – Week 6,7,8 & 9
My friend Heather and I did a craft swap this year. She made me these amazing fingerless gloves, because my hands get cold when I hand stitch or use the computer. This isn't a great photo - they are a fabulous purple color. I made her this tea cozy. … Continue reading Tea Cozy for Heather
I haven't been posting much, but I have been busy in my studio this week. I tested some patterns for Joanne at Unicorn Harts. You can find her patterns on Craftsy. Her patterns are beautiful, and come together very nicely. These ones are Leader of the Pack and Barmy Bear. They should be available … Continue reading Busy, busy
Another long term WIP is off of my list. Several years ago, while we lived in Austin, Texas, my son took gymnastics classes from a wonderful woman. I offered to make a t-shirt quilt for her as a token of my appreciation. I had not made a t-shirt quilt before. She gave me two boxes, … Continue reading Patti’s T-Shirt Quilts