Life happens

Last week was one of those “life happens” week. It would be untrue to say that I quilt full-time. No, there are many other responsibilities that crowd in and take precedence. Those things may very well be enjoyable to me, and I certainly wouldn’t want to eliminate them, but they still keep me out of the studio. I spent a couple of days with a photo shoot. It was time … Continue reading

More markless marking: tape

I thought I’d show you some of I what I did while I was visiting my dad last week. I started hand quilting the Cosmic Jewels quilt. “Cosmic Jewels” is the name of the Debbie Maddy pattern I used, but I need to think of a good name for my own quilt. I’m thinking I’ll call it “Sapphire Star.” In any case, I had filled my suitcase with my pin-basted … Continue reading

Millennium Quilt No. 2

Millennium Quilt No. 2

I thought it would be fun to show you another side of me. I finally finished this quilt after ten years! This picture was taken at the quilt show my guild just sponsored. The quilt was so large it had to be hung sideways. I (quickly and badly) edited the photo to hide the quilt that was hanging behind it so the irregular edge could be seen. This is the … Continue reading