character counts, machine quilting, quilt, quilting, Uncategorized

Character Builder: Enjoying my Work

Every time I look at this piece of dupioni I see a dancer, depending on the distance sometimes there are two. Human imagination allows us to look at what is there, see something vastly different that what is intended, and develop our sense of play. This piece started with the feather motif in the middle,… Continue reading Character Builder: Enjoying my Work

character counts, Uncategorized

Character: explored beauty

Melanie Testa is by far one of the most joyful, and thoughtful quilters I've ever met. A beautiful, creative soul. One of my most treasured memories is having lunch with her and Elizabeth, we were on the receiving end of some seriously disapproving looks from because we were laughing so much. This still brings a… Continue reading Character: explored beauty

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Quilterati

I'm not usually at a loss for words related to quilting for this blog. I'm not really at a loss at the moment it's just that the quilting world as it is in my life at this moment is refocusing and I'm slowly wending my way around the quilting world as it is for me… Continue reading Quilterati

classes, gratitude, learning, machine quilting, quilt, quilt desgin, quilting, Teri Lucas

Focusing on the goal

I regularly read Seth Godin's blog with something always capturing my attention. This one captured my attention a while ago, with a blog draft waiting for me to have the time to write. Shortly after this I chose to limit the blog in favor of writing my book and trying to keep blogging commitments with Generation Q Magazine, after… Continue reading Focusing on the goal

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It’s Top Ten Friday

Books! Books! Books Dreaming from the Journal Page - Melanie Testa - "What is this obsession with finishing?" is my fave Melly line ever and no it's not in the book The Lord of the Ring Trilogy - J. R. R. Tolkein The Chronicles of Narnia - C. S. Lewis Science Fiction by Isaac Asimov… Continue reading It’s Top Ten Friday

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Meadowlark

It's been a long time coming. I love love love giving away fabric. Especially fabric I love. if you commented on this post I finally get to reveal the winner of the Melanie Testa - Meadowlark by Windham tower of fabric: Congratulations Kat Scott! Commenter #15.   Kat you've been emailed. And I can hardly… Continue reading Meadowlark

fabric, lectures/trunk shows, quilting, Teri Lucas

Monday, Monday

Monday will be the last day to enter to win some of Melanie's fabric Meadowlark by Windham. Then you get to make a quilt. or a bag or a purse or a wall hanging or a. . .     PS - I've updated the lecture/workshop page... I added a presentation - If the Foot… Continue reading Monday, Monday