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Mary Jane Hannaford - Wedding quilt 1922
26
Jun

Making the Australian Quilt NGV exhibit

I am so excited to officially announce that my Project 48 partner Linden and I have been invited to participate in the upcoming Making the Australian Quilt: 1800–1950 exhibit…

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Three indigo squares hanging on the line
19
Jun

Indigo dyeing workshop fun

Have you ever dyed fabric with indigo dye? Yesterday I got to try my hand at indigo dying and I really, really loved it. I've got…

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Log Cabin05
12
Jun

But I’m not creative!

I can't tell you how many times I have the same conversation with 'non-makers'. Right after I tell them about my love for sewing and quilting…

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Keeping the kids busy when you are busy sewing
29
May

How to sew with small children around

You know what it's like, the minute you sit down and do something for yourself, the kids are all of a sudden interested in whatever you are doing.…

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Zak Foster
15
May

Zak Foster

I am so pleased to introduce  Zak Foster this month in the 'we are modern quilters' series. Based in Brooklyn, Zak is an incredibly talented modern…

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EPP04
08
May

How to English paper piece

Hand piecing is definitely a commitment, but a perfect portable and/or couch project. I love to sew when I am catching up on my stories on…

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Project 48 quilt blocks
01
May

Project 48 quilt update

Wow. Can you even believe that Project 48 Quilt is a third of the way through? I mean, look at all these awesome blocks! This is such…

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Quilt Sleep Repeat
24
Apr

Quilt sleep repeat – download for your phone

I know you all hear me when I say - quilting is completely addictive! Sometimes I really feel like all I want to do is Quilt…

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scarf02
17
Apr

DIY scarf with pom-poms

The weather here has been crazy lately. We are halfway through Autumn and it is still so warm! There hasn't even been a frost yet! It's a…

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Kathy Doughty
10
Apr

Kathy Doughty

A few years back, my best friend (also a quilter) and I decided we needed to get away for a weekend. We took the chance to go to the…

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