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How I choose quilting motifs part 1

As I mentioned the other day I'm going to share how I come up with the quilting motifs for a quilt. I'm going to start with Twilight in the Bronx which is entirely my own, move on to Tilde, Feather Zone and @play.  Each of these quilt are very different and each has its own… Continue reading How I choose quilting motifs part 1

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Go Mini or Go Home

It started here. Continued here. But truthfully it all started here.  Really it did start there but it's just blossomed to become this.  I knew when Janie (my BERNINA 780) arrived she'd be something special.  Oh yes.  She's the first machine that's ever had a name, and that's special to me anyway. A month or… Continue reading Go Mini or Go Home

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Rhapsody & planning quilting

This is the first of two books that I purchased today.  I had the privilege of attending a Ricky Tims Quilt Super Seminar with Alex Anderson and Libby Lehman a couple of years ago.  Ricky talks about the kaleidoscope quilts he makes along with the Rhapsody Quilts.  On The Quilt Show Ricky has had a whole series… Continue reading Rhapsody & planning quilting