quilt desgin, quilting

I figure I’m about 1/2 way there

Principle: it takes 50 hours to become comfortable with machine quilting it takes 500 hours to become proficient in machine quilting it takes 10,000 hours to become a master machine quilter While the principle comes from a work of fiction (Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell) the essence of the truth remains the… Continue reading I figure I’m about 1/2 way there

quilt shows

Things with Wings and a lesson learned :-)

Lets start with the lesson learned: going to The Big E mid afternoon on a weekend afternoon is dumb!  Too many people and no way to enjoy anything.  Not happening ever again!  We did leave with a couple of fun experiences  which I'll share.  We were sitting on a beautiful bench made of reclaimed wood… Continue reading Things with Wings and a lesson learned 🙂

quilt shop, quilting, teaching

When I grow up I want to be an overachiever

A while back in an email conversation ended the note with, "when I grow up I want to be an overachiever".  The gal receiving the note replied that she giggled reading this. I'm in process of making "Twilight in the Bronx" into a four week class in intermediate/advanced machine quilting.  The class will be offered… Continue reading When I grow up I want to be an overachiever

fun, quilting

The Quilt Show

To each member of the Village Squares (in particular each one of the committee members), Pelham Quilters, husbands, friends, my sisters and boy scouts who worked so hard to make this quilt show a success, "THANK YOU!!!" Anne & Mary Anne hang quilts. Set up on Friday went right down to the wire.  Each person… Continue reading The Quilt Show


Quilt Celebration X

is this weekend. Today is set up day. Tomorrow the show opens 10 AM to 4 PM Saturday & Sunday. Location Solomon Schechter Upper School 555 W. Hartsdale Ave. Hartsdale, NY If you're in the area please come and see our quilts... We also have quilts by Paula Nadelstern, Anita Grossman Solomon, Karen Eckmeier, the… Continue reading Quilt Celebration X