Hi friends! Over the last few blog posts, I have been using a new fabric line to show my step-outs and blocks. The fabric I have been using is called Painted Blossoms by Island Batik. Painted Blossoms is a wonderful collection designed for me by Kathy Engle. I just love these colors! The pinks, purples,… Continue reading New Batik Fabric Line: Painted Blossoms
Welcome to our series exploring quilting basics! Previously, we looked at selecting fabric for your quilt. Coming up next in our basics lineup is using your stash. Or if you would like to start from the beginning and work through all the topics, you can find them all here. Hi friends! Today in the Exploring… Continue reading Exploring the Basics- Exploring Precuts
Hi friends! Tomorrow I get on a plane to go to Quilt Market Houston 2018! Woo hoo! I will have 3 very full suitcases of quilts, patterns and demos to bring and show off. For our October Adventures in Quilting blog post, my good friend and designer extraordinaire Tammy Silvers and I decided to… Continue reading Adventures in Quilting- to market, to market, to Quilt Market we go!
Hi friends! Whatcha up to?Yesterday, here in Colorado, was a great day to stay inside and quilt! We were expecting some snow, but we did not expect what we got. A blizzard! On our deck we ended up with over 20" of snow. (Hubby thinks it was closer to 24" but we don't want to exaggerate… Continue reading Snow Day!
Wow. What a great few days in Houston at Quilt Market! Well, except for the hurricane and the rain and wind! Other than that, it was spectacular! Who wouldn't love going somewhere where you have other quilting friends, lots of inspiration, where you get to see all the newest fabrics, gadgets and gorgeous quilts? Just a… Continue reading Quilt Market Wrap Up
Hard to believe we are heading into July this week. The weather here today was great; sunny and warm; perfect summer weather. I delayed taking my walk today; I thought I would walk this evening since it was not supposed to rain. But the clouds are rolling in now, so we will see what happens!… Continue reading End of June wrap-up
Hi friends! Today I am guest blogging over at McCall's Quilting. It was a lot of fun to chat about my latest quilt in their magazine, Perky Posies. So pop on over there and check it out. And, if you read all the way to the end of the post at McCalls, there is a… Continue reading Guest Blogging and another chance to win a Book!
We have a winner! First, a quick thank you to everyone who participated in our book's blog hop. We so appreciate your support! Now onto the winner of a copy of our book, Smash Your Precut Stash- Anna Lutz-Brown! Congratulations! We will be emailing you and asking for your address. Don't forget to check… Continue reading Smash Your Precut Stash Winner!
Today is the last day of our book's blog tour! Thank you to everyone who has followed along and entered the giveaways! Good luck to you all. For today's post, first I want to tell you a little about our book, though you have gotten some great information from all our wonderful bloggers. We also… Continue reading Day 9 Smash Your Precut Stash Book Blog Tour
Welcome to Day 8! Today is a special day. Not only do we have a great quilter on the tour today, but today I get to tell you about the first quilt we designed for the book. So, in a little while, you are going over to visit with Pat Sloan! I am sure you… Continue reading Day 8 of Smash Your Precut Stash Book Blog tour