Did you know?

Hi everyone!  Since it’s still the first month in the New Year, I thought I would shake things up a bit.  So every week, I will write a short tip about some aspect of  design, color and quilting.  You know, the stuff you always wondered about, but were afraid to ask, because you might seem […]

Next stage of constructing a new piece from a photo

IN THIS POST: NEW WORK NEWS    Hi Everyone! Here are the next stages in building this new Winter Crepe Myrtles piece.  As you may recall, I started with my photo, made it into a freezer paper pattern, and began choosing fabrics for the background and foreground.  I had to visit one of my favorite […]

My Gift to YOU! A Holiday Tute!

I am grateful this week for my children and as much as a pain as they can sometimes be (ahem), last week’s nightmare was a horrific reminder that love and relationships are all that really matters.  Please honor and give all your friends, family, and even strangers your kind thoughts and deeds, while we remember […]