Cherrywood fabrics, quilt, quilt shows, quilting, Teri Lucas, terificreations

Cherrywood Van Gogh Exhibit at NSQS

Vincent van Gogh is, without a doubt, a fascinating artist, who struggled with mental illness. His work stirs something deep within my soul. When Karla Overland, the brains and challenger-in-chief behind the challenges: Lion King, Van Gogh, Prince (happening now!) These challenges bring out something absolutely amazing in the imagination of the quilt community. Seeing… Continue reading Cherrywood Van Gogh Exhibit at NSQS

friends, quilt, quilt shows, quilting, Uncategorized

A Trip to PNQE

Yep, that's what happened. I took the two plus hour trip to PNQE at the Oaks Sunday morning. I went just to go. Most shockingly of all - duhn duhn duh - I went by Myself. While this isn't anything unusual, I went to visit with friends. That's it. Visit. I didn't buy anything. I… Continue reading A Trip to PNQE

character counts, piecing, quilt, quilt shows, Sew Batik, Uncategorized

Quiltfest of NJ, Social Media and Character

First up Social Media: Find me on Facebook here, here, and here. Find me on Instagram here, and here. Find me on Twitter @terilucas Then there's this: I'm heading off to the QuiltFest of NJ today. I hope to see you there. I am at the end of a cold so I'll understand if you don't… Continue reading Quiltfest of NJ, Social Media and Character

quilt, Road to California, Teri Lucas

Perhaps, to think, to quilt

Yesterday I watched Mad Men marathon style. This is a fascinating fictional show telling the story of a Madison Avenue advertising firm, it's growth and changes over the years as they compete for ads and work towards becoming a powerhouse in the market. Historically accurate or not it is a well told story with characters that… Continue reading Perhaps, to think, to quilt

quilt shows, quilting

Quilt Odyssey

Going to quilt shows is just as much fun as ever when I can see this gal, Debby Brown. The Quilt Basket Booth was located right under an air handling duct - blowing cool, COLD air down. Which I loved, however standing under it for hour upon hour Debby was COLD, hence the wearing of… Continue reading Quilt Odyssey

bernina, fun, quilt desgin, quilt shop, quilt shows, quilting

10 things I love about quilting

the people they are way cool and this person Gayle Schliemann always makes me smile She has a cool bit on We All Sew this week   I just love Radiance. I love the blend of cotton and silk working together to bring best of each to the quilting party.   Notions - notions make… Continue reading 10 things I love about quilting

fun, the beginning

Friday Musings!

It's Friday and I'm off to work. I'm hoping to have some time to piece a small quilt while I'm there - a shop sample. And maybe bind a hexagonal quilt that's been sitting there quilted for weeks. I do love taking care of our customers. I'll have some teaching dates to announce shortly. I'm… Continue reading Friday Musings!

gratitude, quilt shows, quilting

A gift, a challenge and me

A Gift My friend V, who occasionally comments on the blog here is a friend in person.We've spent time together, she's helped me in the quilting class she attended and invited me to a retreat at Mariandale in Ossining, NY.  V came into the shop a while back and shared with me one of the… Continue reading A gift, a challenge and me

quilt shows

MQX Quilt Festival New England

This week was full and busy. Yiyiyi it was busy and so much fun. Saturday I took a class with Jackie Kunkel of Canton Village Quilt Works is a certified Judy Niemeyer pattern teacher.  I, of course, had to be the worst student ever.  Well, not quite, ok not even.  I've paper pieced before but… Continue reading MQX Quilt Festival New England

quilting, teaching

Inspiration part 2

I recently finished a quilt for Linda Poole.  Click HERE and scroll down just beyond where she lists her teaching schedule for AQS. I had a blast quilting this for Linda.  At Linda's site click on the photo for the enlarged view and take a peek at the all the words on the quilt.  … Continue reading Inspiration part 2