Childhood Colors

I didn’t start quilting with fabric until I was an adult, but my quilting creativity began as a child. A doll was the only store-bought item I remember and I…

A Child is Born

A co-worker commissioned me to make a Christmas table runner as a gift for her sister. She choose the colors and asked for a spiritual theme. This is what I…

Just for Fun

Susan over at The History Quilter posted a blog about wishing her thoughts could be transformed into the written word. I can so relate. I think most of my blog posts,…

Amazing Grace

This is the dedication gown I made for my granddaughter, Grace, who turns 2 next month. Her name was chosen before she was born, not knowing how fitting the name…

Finished Autograph Baby Quilt

Remember this?               It is now this. I love picking out fabric that are not part of a fabric line, putting them together and have…

“SeamedUP” Treasure

This will be a future quilt for my almost 2-year-old granddaughter. If you have not already checked out the SeamedUP site found here and you are a quilter or fabric crafter…

Look Familiar?

Does this fabric jog your memory? Are you thinking this looks familiar? I had left over fabric from a skirt I made for someone and I decided to make a cosmetic/jewelry…

Autumn Table Runner

I started this table runner a while back and posted about it over here. This was a challenge for me to make. It wasn’t difficult, the process was new and I…

Fabric Finds

Last weekend our children and their families met in St. Louis, MO for a mini family get together. Saint Louis is a mid-way meeting place and while the time was…

Deadline Met!

The pressure was on. I had planned to make this last week, but “life” got in the way. A back injury, an out-of-town trip postponed working on this until last night. The…

Thank you, Meg

I remember the days when my children were small and they colored their “thank you’s.” This is for the backpack I made for her, pictured here. Meg, your note is…

Wedding Plans

A coworker is getting married in a month and her shower is next week. I plan to make a wall hanging with their names and wedding date added for their…

Autumn Colors

I am not a fan of batiks other than using them in landscape/animal type quilts. I found a kit at a sewing expo from Sew Wonderful Dreams for an autumn…

Ready for Shipping

This is a duplicate of the skirt I made for my daughter this summer over here, requested by a Facebook reader. The fabric sent to me was the same as…

Quilt to Go, Continued

At the last post I left you off here: With the intention of making a 4 square wall hanging. Things can change when it comes to fabric and thread, especially…

Quilt to Go

Here is another camping/quilt project from this summer while visiting my daughter where I made 3 skirts for her over here.  This is a project/quilt with a story. I purchased a kit…