At the Minnesota Quilt Show in Go Mini or Go Home one of my student showed me her quilt in Karen McTavish's new book Mastering the Art of McTavishing 2nd Edition. How cool is that?! The quilt is beautiful. PS I perused Karen's book, it's a must have! One of the things I loved about… Continue reading quilting rules!
Yesterday was a really full day. Wake up - check Find easy peasy breakfast food - check Teach - Go Mini or Go Home ! - check Have fun! - Check! Pack up classroom - check this includes fabric, rotary cutting mat, rulers, rotary cutter, fabric I've purchased - check *note* place rotary cutter when… Continue reading a traveliing teacher has an adventure
Good morning once again from the Minnesota Quilt Show! I am having such a great time here and enjoying my students so much.I have to tell you I'm kinda giddy with the excitement and if you know me in real life that means I've hit the goofy BIG TIME. Let Your Foot Loose be Fancy… Continue reading Minnesota Quilt Show – whole cloth challenge
It's not often I get to see a sunrise. I do this morning because I'm an hour later than East Coast time.This part is so cool. And this body of water that you see is the Mississippi. I walked around the quilt show last night with Susan Brubaker Knapp to award our Faculty ribbons. If… Continue reading Good morning!
I'm so in love with quilting and teaching quilting and that I'm excited! Can you tell? Minnesota Quilts Here I come! I have to tell you though. . . I need a hot date with this chick: Janie, my BERNINA 780. We miss each other. Okay, I'm being somewhat dramatic. A lot dramatic really. We'll… Continue reading On the road again!
You may not know this about me but I'm 5' tall. (This comes in very handy at the shop where I work - I can demonstrate what 1 2/3 yards looks like rather easily.) So going mini in piecing was an eventuality. My quilts have gotten smaller and smaller over the last few years. They… Continue reading Let me chat you up about Go Mini or Go Home