OMG I Can’t Believe I Finished!

This is my version of Jen Kingwells Long Time Gone. Those of you that know me know that I don’t like to follow directions very well but I really, really fell in love with this quilt and just had to make it. I started piecing in January and have had…

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Summer Stuff

Well this summer is flying by and even though I am working on a few big things I certainly haven’t finished much. I will do a separate post about my Long Time Gone Quilt by Jen Kingwell when I finish the blocks – I am on the last set. Remember…

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A Busy Weekend

Since Memorial Day weekend was supposed to be pretty much a washout weather wise I planned lots of creating time. First I experimented with fabric marbelizing which I tried once before with my friend Sharon. There is lots of prep work for this technique but the results were pretty. Then…

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Pear Pincushion

Isnt this the cutest pin cushion you have ever seen? I have had it cut out for a while but kept putting it aside because it is entirely hand sewn. Well I finally got a small dose of the hand-sewing bug and decided to sew it up and I sure…

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A Thread Experiment

For a while now I have been saving chunks of thread you know bits too big to throw away but too frustrating to use. I just threw them in a bucket and finally got tired of looking at them. I layered them on a piece of water soluble stabilizer, thought…

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