New Business Cards!

My new business cards have arrived! Countless times over the past year, I have been in quilting conversations with various people and I wished I had a business card to exchange with them, but I didn’t. Ordering some has been on my to-do list for sometime, but something else always came up to distract me.…

Heart Quilt Journey

It all started with an idea. I had a desire to create a quilt that was different from the traditional style quilts that I had been making my whole life. I was bored with flat designs and I abhor all over quilting with the same pattern that flattens the whole quilt into a thoughtless mess.…

The Finishing Touches

Yesterday I put the finishing touches on the heart quilt. I trimmed off the excess batting & backing and added a binding. Today I hand washed the quilt in the bath tub, rinsed it really well, squeezed out the excess water and stretched it to dry. Tomorrow, it should still be a bit damp still,…

Moving right along…

Yesterday was a peaceful day filled with decluttering, cleaning and sewing. I was able to remove all the white thread from my mistake the day before and re-quilt the area using the intended colors. Once that was finished I moved on to one side of the quilt. This time I am playing it safe and…