Cherrywood fabrics, fabric, machine quilting, quilt, Quilt Fest, Quilt Market, quilting, Uncategorized

Quilt Market & Festival

I offered to help setting up in the RNK/Quilters Select Booth, getting to meet some of my new co-workers. This has been so much good. I ran into Alex & John Anderson. As you probably know Alex has a line of product with RNK called Quilters Select. Even before I joined the company I started… Continue reading Quilt Market & Festival

B 780, bernina, Kaleidoscope Collections

A seam ripper is a quilters best friend

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-QzJo16Zre8 Who knew the proper way to use a seam ripper? I sure didn't. Pam Damour, the Decorating Diva and BERNINA Ambassador shows proper technique and at the same time shows how to splice cording for home decorating projects. I'd always wondered how that happened and now get why there is that need for at… Continue reading A seam ripper is a quilters best friend

C&T Publishing, Cherrywood fabrics, quilt shows, quilting, Road to California, Sew Batik, teaching, Teri Lucas

Let the Travel begin

While I was at Road I stopped by The Quilt Show booth. Mary Kay took a 10 Questions With video on her phone. It was fun to do. I fly out early this afternoon from California time and get home late tonight. I've done a little writing, a little blogging and had some fun with friends.… Continue reading Let the Travel begin

Kaleidoscope Collections, photos, quilt shows, quilting, Robert Kaufman fabrics, Superior Threads

AQS Lancaster

Road tripping is always a delight.  Road tripping with 3 friends is priceless.  Our first stop: Ladyfingers Sewing in Oley PA.  Well our first "stop" was Wegmans for provisions, ie chocolate and fruit.  I just missed Gail, however I did not miss one of my very favorite fabric lines, Robert Kaufmans Radiance.  I picked up… Continue reading AQS Lancaster

interview, quilting

An interview with Quilter Maggie Szafranski

Meet Maggie Szafranski quilter and Nurse Practitioner.  Maggie blogs at Maggie May Quilts.  Maggie & I met through The Quilt Show and hope to meet in person sometime soon.  I do love her name, I have a niece named Maggie who is enjoying learning how to sew when she can. How long have you been… Continue reading An interview with Quilter Maggie Szafranski

quilting, Superior Threads

Superior Kimono Silk

Here's a sneak peak of the Superior Kimono Silk I purchased for my next quilt. I've figured out that this will be the 3rd piece in the "Twilight in the Bronx" series.  I have some ideas floating around in my head that will eventually be worked out on this quilt. The blue seen in the… Continue reading Superior Kimono Silk

Aurifil, quilt desgin, quilt shows, Superior Threads

Robert Kaufman’s Radiance and Hobbs Tuscany Silk

When I returned from Lancaster I blogged about Robert Kaufman's Radiance line a 55% cotton, 45% silk blend.  It's yummy.  Oh, it's really yummy fabric. I mentioned too that I purchased Hobbs Tuscany Collection Silk Batting to use with this and "Moon Over Manhattan". On Sunday I had the opportunity to play with these two… Continue reading Robert Kaufman’s Radiance and Hobbs Tuscany Silk