A New Item that is Perfect for Gifting

What to do if you need a gift and you happen to own a laser?   Engrave a mug that they will love, of course!  I have been making these mugs for several years for gifts, and they are a great hit. I made four new designs to be produced by Artfully Quilted Design only and…

Would You Join Me in Reaching Out?

It seems as if most of the country is experiencing some kind of upheaval in the weather.  I am so thankful for a warm house and electricity during storms like we have been experiencing!   Oh, the things we take for granted.   There are those however, who do not have a roof over their head, or…

Last Adventures in the Ozarks

We woke up in Mountain Home AR, finally moving toward the east, and hopefully by the end of the day, north as well.  Faye from yesterday had told me that we needed to go to Sew Smart Sewing Center to talk with them about my kits.  The ladies there had great ideas and were extremely…

Eat Your Frog!

“If it’s your job to eat a frog, it’s best to do it first thing in the morning. And if it’s your job to eat two frogs, it’s best to eat the biggest one first.” Mark Twain (Brainy Quote.com) This little stone frog lives on my windowsill above the kitchen sink.  He lives there because…

Fusible Web Test Project

I just finished doing a test of three brands of fusible web to determine what works best for the laser cut fusible appliques that I will be selling. I wanted to be sure that my kits were high quality and would hold up whatever finishing touches were used.   I purchased each of these at the…