What Little Pretties!

  Today I am going out on the road to visit some quilt shops.  I know, tough job, but this is just one of the reasons why I love my job! In anticipation of spring, I have been kitting up these little beauties from the Watercolor Blossoms kit.   I just love the colors and how…

“Straits of Mackinac”!

The “Straits of Mackinac” class taught yesterday by Bonnie Hunter was great!  I did not get my block done, however I enjoyed the day immensely.  The members of the Peaks and Pieces quilt guild were so very hospitable and well organized.  The church venue was terrific and well lit and the youth group received donations for an…

This Ruler Has Not Disappointed!

After participating last year in Bonnie Hunter’s “Good Fortune” Mystery Quilt, I KNEW I needed a better, quicker way to cut strips.  Yes.  I own a laser.  Yes.  It is amazing for cutting fabric.  BUT… sometimes it takes longer to set up to use the laser than it does to use a ruler and rotary…

Loving This Wool!!!

Anyone who knows me well, knows that I am not a person who spends money easily, but wool pressing mats were interesting me.

Broken Lines and Sharp Corners

What a beautiful way to state what I have been feeling, but did not have the right words to express.  Broken lines and sharp corners. 

Minding My Beeswax

On the trip I was working on an English Paper Piecing project using the 1″ Side Mylar Pieces for English Paper Piecing from our products.  I go in spurts when it comes to hand sewing projects, and started this project a couple of months ago.  It was the perfect project to take on a road trip. …

A Very Good Day!

This morning we woke up in Bedford IN, and headed to our first quilt shop of the day, the Indiana Quilt Depot.  The shop was not open, so again, I stuck a card in the door and we were all ready to move on when we saw movement inside the shop.   I am so glad…

On the Road Again!

After a day in the Nashville TN area we have moved on.  While in the Nashville area, we traveled to Franklin TN and visited the Stitcher’s Garden.

On the Road!

My sister and I are on the road, visiting quilt shops, and we decided to go into Paducah to see the National Quilt Museum after about six different people told us we had to go there.  We got into town late afternoon, and after some last minute hurried phone calls, and my sister in law…

Nothing Says Autumn Like a Sunflower!

Our beautiful Fusible (Iron-on) Laser Cut Sunflower Applique quilt kit!  This is a 21 1/4″ x 14 1/2″ finished applique, and is only 14 pieces!