The crew came out to pour concrete! There is a lot of it. The studio side of the project looks nice and level (so far). The patio side of the project looks great with the stamped pattern (Gettysburg Slate). They will come back to point the stamped design with different colors done in layers, so […]
The crew finished the dig and prepared for concrete pouring with frame boards, sand padding, plastic, and rebar. (haha – sounds like I know what I’m talking about, but I am just repeating info). City came out to inspect and gave the thumbs-up. So concrete pouring (and stamping on the patio portion) takes place in […]
Broke ground today on the new studio! This has been a long time in the planning. I have been using three upstairs rooms in my house, including a game room. While it has been serving me okay for a while, we decided to build on to the back of the house for a large dedicated […]
Another version of the popular Tim Holtz Regions Beyond UNCHARTERED WATERS kit is back. This time, the substitution is a fantastic Tim Holtz Abandoned print “Faded Tiles” taking the place of the floral for the background. Looks amazing!
Had a great time teaching Beginner Quiltworx Paper Piecing class at Best Little Retreat Center in Texas! Had 10 wonderful paper piecers all working on the Lotus Flower pattern! More pics to come.
UPDATE: Currently SOLD OUT again. I will be creating “similar” kits with replacement fabrics. Will post soon. The Unchartered Waters Kit using Tim Holtz’ Regions Beyond collection is back in stock. This is almost identical to what I used for my award winning quilt. So much fun! Check for availability in the shop.
Tarnished Windmill Kits are back in stock. This kits uses the Spirited Collection by Northcott Fabrics. It is an amazing contemporary western themed collection that pairs perfectly with the Quiltworx Tarnished Windmill pattern. Limited supply (Northcott has already sold out of many of these prints). Check out the shop for details.
I was minding my own business in Montana – learning more with Judy Niemeyer at Quilt Camp. Then I got a text from my friend Diane Poor who informed me that my Unchartered Waters quilt, done in Tim Holtz Regions Beyond fabrics won Judge’s Choice at the Quilt Plano 2022 Show! It also got an […]
I’ve got some new classes added to the calendar. Two Quiltworx Beginner classes (Lotus Flower) and a Christmas Celebration Tree Skirt class are coming up. Check out the workshops page and the Calendar for more info! Aug 26/27 – Beginner Quiltworx paper piecing. The Lotus Flower (Quiltworx). Fabric Fanatics – Plano, TX Sept 16/17 Beginner […]
I finally got my Unchartered Waters quilt finished. This is the one I started up in Montana at Quiltworx back in May. Now it is finally done. I custom quilted it and bound it in time to enter into my local guild’s show. The show takes place while I am back up in Montana the […]