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

fun, quilting, Top Ten

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

blog hop


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



Joyful. Fun!  Free Charming Are words that I'd use to describe Meadowlark, Melly Testa's line by Windham. I've been privileged to have gotten my hot little hands on images of the line months ago. Squeeeeee, talk about one of those sneak peeks that just make ya silly happy. I designed a whole series of quilts… Continue reading Meadowlark

quilting, teaching, Teri Lucas

One Day Free Motion Class

While searching my photos for a particular quilt I happened upon this beauty. I love the Moon. Teaching alert: One Day Free Motion Quilting - Friday June 27, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hartsdale Fabrics We just put this class on the schedule! Happy Quilting! Teri I'm participating in Melanie Testa's blog hop. Her new… Continue reading One Day Free Motion Class

fun, Quilt Market

This girl inspires me

Melanie Testa. Completed one of her dreams - a fabric line, Meadowlark with Windham Fabrics. I'm honored to have 2 of my patterns chosen by Windham for the booth and Melanie has a 3rd that also is in the booth. I will blog more about Melanie and her line in June during a blog hop.… Continue reading This girl inspires me


A day out & some fun news!

Yesterday I met Melanie Testa and Victoria Findlay Wolf for lunch. There's a great little marketplace with a bunch of food trucks and an outdoor seating area. What a glorious afternoon to sit outside and enjoy the sun, good food and good company.  Melanie has a new fabric line coming out with Windham Fabrics -… Continue reading A day out & some fun news!

beauty, quilting

Play date part 2

I must admit that whenever I get my hot little hands on Melanie's printed cloth I go all giddy. Last July Melly gave me some of her printed cloth and I made a quilt that has yet to be quilted. There is something different in Melanie's work now. The colors are richer, somehow more joyful… Continue reading Play date part 2