Please permit me a bit of a reminisce and reflection here. It'll only take a moment. I started attending when I took the Associate Editor position with Generation Q Magazine. Quilt Market will always hold a bit of magic and mystery. That first Market felt overwhelming, and I felt, like so many others, as though I… Continue reading An Early Morning Quilt Market Report
A wee bit ago I started quilting a yard of fabric with the full intention of binding it and giving it to friends for display in their booth. Yeah well life sometimes gets in the way. Best laid plans. Hand baskets et al. Finished Quilting: Saturday afternoon. Started Cutting: Sunday morning. Started thinking and thinking… Continue reading It’ll be a backpack!
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
As always happens there are no photos from teaching at Christie's Quilting Boutique. Except this one of Christie and me at the beginning of the day. https://www.facebook.com/FabricShop/photos/a.553158788101259.1073741838.187529171330891/1666971260053334/?type=3&theater The rest of the day - well that was teaching, learning, encouraging, reminding and enjoying. Christie and I are talking fall dates and will let you know as… Continue reading A Shop and a Show
You know it's getting serious in the Studio when...The Lord of the Rings Trilogy is playing in the background. I'm working on Sunrise, Sunset and have a fq bundle of Florabunda getting ready for a blog hop in June with the fabulous Melanie Testa. https://www.instagram.com/p/BiCcoXKjG0f/?taken-by=terilucas There's a blog hop in June and I'll update deets… Continue reading A bit o’perspective
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h81Ojd3d2rY https://www.instagram.com/p/Bh4APEqjx8F/?taken-by=terilucas Ever have one of those days where ya think, "hey! I'm making great progress here?" Me too! Those are great days. A few minutes after I posted this, and 5 eighteen inch seams later I realized that the bobbin ran out. Most of what you see in that pic had to be stitched… Continue reading Sunday, Sunday Just Love That Day
Cue Karen Carpenter https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPmbT5XC-q0 I love her voice. I love rainy days - usually. And Monday's - most of the time. It's rainy here in New York City, we've received two flood alerts already. Renee posted that a couple of our local roads are flooded, one stranding a vehicle, that would be a wee bit… Continue reading I love Rainy Days and Mondays!