Whole Cloth Challenge

Whole Cloth Wrap Up

It was with great pleasure that I delivered Moon Set to it's new home. Relived describes well the big chunk of emotion experienced. I made my intended delivery date and completed one major task before moving on to a new one. Using a great variety of thread just makes me happy. I don't always know… Continue reading Whole Cloth Wrap Up

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Whole Cloth Challenge

    Yesterday I finished the quilting on Moon Set, the name of my nearly completed whole cloth challenge quilt. Binding or facing will be completed, probably on the plane to Chicago later this week. The determining factor for binding or facing will be when I trim it down, the quilt will let me know… Continue reading Whole Cloth Challenge

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Whole cloth challenge update and A visit to my family

As you saw the other day Lisa Calle and I had a great visit to Olde City Quilts earlier this week. While we were there we took a few minutes to work out a few more details for the Whole Cloth Challenge!  (Note as you'll see below I am heading out for a trip this… Continue reading Whole cloth challenge update and A visit to my family

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Olde City Quilts and the Q24

I left home at  7 AM to drive to Olde City Quilts for the debut of the BERNINA Q24 longarm at the shop. I'm smitten with this long arm. I've flirted with longarm machines over the years trying this one and that. I've carefully considered the pros and cons of each one. Ultimately the problem with… Continue reading Olde City Quilts and the Q24

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Machine Quilting Unlimited May/June Issue

So how does one begin to tell a tale? Oh yes! Once upon a time there lived a quilter in the Bronx who received an invitation from Vickie Anderson and Kit Robinson to participate in a challenge....a whole cloth challenge arrived in my email in box. She said yes.   Sandra Leichner, Terri Doyle, Lisa H.… Continue reading Machine Quilting Unlimited May/June Issue

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An Interview with Lisa H. Calle

 Lisa Hagstoz Calle and I met sometime ago on facebook.  We met in person during the MQX - New England Quilt Festival in Manchester, NH.  Lisa greeted me with great enthusiasm and I had that, “who on earth are you” look on my face.  Seriously I did not recognize her from her photo.  Yiyiyi!  I’m… Continue reading An Interview with Lisa H. Calle