Category Archives: free motion quilting

July 30th -Time to Share Some Quilts

I returned from Alaska on July 16th. After a day of rest and laundry, I was off to Bridgewater, VT to set up my gallery show, “Finding Zen in a Line” with my young and very talented assistant, Britney. She … Continue reading

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June 4th – Time is Flying!

It’s June already! In the past, I have tried blogging every week, then once a month, then just when I thought I stepped out and learned something to share. This year I’m blogging every two weeks. I think this makes … Continue reading

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May 7th – Sharing Talents

On April 25th I shared Clue #2 for a Mystery Quilt I designed using EQ8 with Heart of the Land Quilters. November/December meeting will be the reveal meeting.  I will post all the variations quilters sewed in their Mystery projects. … Continue reading

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April 23rd- A Little of This and That

It’s time for another update on my quilting projects… I taught a Collage Quilting class at New England Fabrics on April 14th. It was loads of fun to teach quilters how to use Mistyfuse and why I think it’s the … Continue reading

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Scrappy Table topper

At our Thanksgiving meal, I was seated next to someone who was born and raised in Austria. She was telling me about how she has started knitting again. I was thinking about the Island Batik Winter line of fabrics I … Continue reading

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Borders and Bindings

This month’s Island Batik challenge is to make a quilt with interesting borders and / or bindings. If you have been following my Island Batik journey from the beginning, February 2017, you may remember my reaction when I pulled the … Continue reading

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Oh Baby!

How exciting for me to have July challenge from Island Batik, a baby challenge.  My niece, Maria gave birth to her first child, JJ on 7/22/2017! I had already made a quilt for JJ and sent it along to the … Continue reading

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