INSANITY QUILT! And Little Things

When I visited my friends at the Dallas Modern Quilt Guild Retreat a couple of weeks ago several of them were working on/planning to make a simple patch quilt usually using 2 1/2” squares. They called it an “Insanity Quilt” I guess because you have to be a little crazy…

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New Class: SEWING LITTLE THINGS

Sometimes you need a break from making “big” things like quilts. Plus I always like to keep little gifts on hand. So I came up with this class that uses mostly scraps and makes some neat gift items. I will be teaching at Quilters Patch in Victoria, TX this week…

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One Ruler, Three Quilts

This easy Dresden ruler is an oldie but a goodie. I decided to play with it a little bit without using a pattern.               Quilt # 1 is a classic tumbler quilt in the middle. Just use the ruler to cut your wedges and…

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Corpus Christi Quilt and Needlework Guild

I spent two days with the Corpus Christi Quilt and Needlework Guild. They have a nice sized group. There were about 70 people (guys and gals) at my trunk show on Thursday. Friday we had an improv class. Here is some of the class attendees work in progress:   This…

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Fabric Dyeing – A Full Day!

I had a wonderful and productive day with my friend Sharon Wasteney. We did fabric dyeing at her house. It sure was fun and I am so happy with the results but I have to tell you I am tired and my back aches. There is lots and lots of…

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