quilt shows, quilting, Superior Threads


I volunteered to help hang the show today, it's hard work and Cathy Wiggins is well organized!  162 Judged quilts, Wearables, and 2 special exhibits were hung while the vendors were bringing all their amazing stuff in!  I knew I'd won something, but wasn't sure which quilt, I had 3 in the show. I behaved… Continue reading Tilde

Kaleidoscope Collections, learning, quilting, Superior Threads

Take Me Right Into The “Feather Zone”

I've quilted for Jeanie Sumrall-Ajero of Kaleidoscope Collections since shortly after we met on the set of Quilting Arts TV in 2009.  As I stitch I'll send Jeanie photographic updates of the quilting as these quilts are decorating her booth, inviting customers in for a closer look.  I work at being mindful of her needs… Continue reading Take Me Right Into The “Feather Zone”

Aurifil, quilt desgin, quilt shows, Superior Threads

Robert Kaufman’s Radiance and Hobbs Tuscany Silk

When I returned from Lancaster I blogged about Robert Kaufman's Radiance line a 55% cotton, 45% silk blend.  It's yummy.  Oh, it's really yummy fabric. I mentioned too that I purchased Hobbs Tuscany Collection Silk Batting to use with this and "Moon Over Manhattan". On Sunday I had the opportunity to play with these two… Continue reading Robert Kaufman’s Radiance and Hobbs Tuscany Silk

quilt shows, quilting, Superior Threads

Lancaster Trip

The trip to Lancaster was just a blast.  Cathy & I had great traveling weather straight to Ladyfingers Sewing in Oley, PA.  A terrific shop owned by Gail Kessler of Andover Fabrics.  Gail & her staff are sweet and quite helpful!  After knowing Gail on facebook for quite a while I enjoyed meeting her in… Continue reading Lancaster Trip