When my mother-in-love Joy had her home in South Jersey, rather than grass, she had stones surrounding her home. This meant that the blower and occasionally weeding, were important at various times of the year. Every now and again she would plant things like rhododendrons and dogwoods. My sweetie and I would go help with… Continue reading Questioning
Teaching at a Quilt Show is so much fun. From October 2nd through 5th I'll be teaching with AQS in Des Moines, IA. I'm excited, it's a great show to teach for and I'll be joining a great faculty with Linda M Poole, Charlotte Angotti, Anita Grossmon Solomon, Jan Krentz, Martha DeLeonardis, Weeks Ringle and… Continue reading AQS Des Moines I’m on the faculty!
Congratulations to Alex Anderson, Ricky Tims and Jan Magee!!! Oh wait a moment - there are a lot of other people to congratulate as well from all of the authors and quilters to the publisher and photographers and so many people who have contributed to this magazine! I'm privileged to have written for The Quilt… Continue reading Happy Third Birthday!
And you see this quilt hanging will you be nearly as excited as me? Probably not. The only thing better would be to have Keith there. My friends and I are driving in Friday and staying until after the show on Saturday so I can bring the quilt home. I know I'm going to need… Continue reading If you happen to be in Lancaster this week
The beautiful gal with me is Angela Huffman of Quilted Joy. Angela & I have been on-line friends since Alex Anderson had her message board oh so many years ago. Angela is a rep for APQS and is traveling to shows for them. She just mentioned the other day that she'll be going to Houston… Continue reading More PA Quilt Show
This trip confirmed for me that teaching and sharing the wonderment of quilts is the right career for me. To say that I enjoyed this trip is an understatement. Bonnie Browning and the staff of AQS made it easy to just be the teacher. My sweetie dropped me off at LaGuardia Tuesday morning. While I… Continue reading AQS Knoxville Quilt Show 2011
These last few weeks I'm in the process of getting ready for Knoxville. I've finished up one major component and it's printed. brouchure for lecture and workshops june 2011 Here's the pdf for you to see my lectures & workshops. I have a few more things to do in the process, but all is coming… Continue reading Getting Ready