Creating a binder and swatching each group’s fabric unit chart is always very helpful. I try to encourage my students to do this every time they begin a new project. Most of them will take the time to do it. This is one of my binders. I try to make notes and highlight any important […]
I have been slowly working on a project that can be sewn in one day, but I don’t seem to have a complete day to do it. Maybe if I stop talking so much?! LOL. These are turning out so pretty. It’s the Judy Niemeyer Quiltworx POINSETTIA pattern. It is colored by my pal Tracy […]
Today was a fun day with 14 students all working on their Judy Niemeyer patterns. Amazing time. Judy finished her Lincoln Log Cabin blocks from the Intro class. Now she just needs to attach her borders and get it quilted (I think I get to quilt this one! unless she can’t wait that long – […]
I just received my initial shipment of Tim Holtz’ follow up to last year’s REGIONS BEYOND collection. More spooky, vintage, wicked fun in the new FRIGHTFUL collection for Free Spirit. This is such a cool kit. I love using Quiltster to manipulate mixer elements to create my boundaries to go crazy wild with pattern and […]
In Montana at the Quiltworx Training Center for Phase 1 Certified Instructor Training. Phase 1 Quiltworx Certified Instructor Training is when all those invited to become fully certified gather in Montana with a suitcase (or two) full of prepared projects to work on and discuss with Judy. There are about ten projects in total that […]
Not Your Mama’s Quilt Store in Plano, TX is the place to learn beginner Judy Niemeyer Quiltworx foundation paper piecing! Join me Friday 01/20/23 10:30a-4:30p to get started making these fun place mats and practice your paper piecing skills with Judy Niemeyer Quiltworx techniques.
Introducing the DAISY Ditch & Echo ruler, designed for custom quilting Quiltworx Daisy Blocks. You’ll find these blocks in Quiltworx patterns LOTUS FLOWER, MYSTERIOUS COURTYARD, EGYTIAN LOTUS, and DRAGONFLIES & BUTTERFLIES to name a few. I demonstrate using the ruler in several ways and custom quilting 2 Lotus Flower samples that I use for teaching. […]
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.