QuiltCon 2019: Show Recap

I had the privilege of attending QuiltCon 2019 in Nashville last month. Now that I've had some time to re-integrate into reality, I've put together a recap of my first-ever quilt show experience! Mary Fons, editor of QuiltFolk, starts a tour of the Sherri Lynn Wood exhibit. From the moment I set foot in the… Read More

Sewing for Myself

One of today's big buzz words is "self-care". Self-care was why I started quilting in the first place! It's so important -- I think especially as a woman and a parent -- to prioritize something or things that give us life and energy for the other areas of our lives where we need to show… Read More

“Irrational”: In Our Own Words Quilt

On International Women's Day of this year, Kim Soper of Leland Ave. Studios kicked off a project called the "In Our Own Words" quilt: "We are workers, caretakers, survivors and creators who deserve to have our voices heard and our merits celebrated. We are strong, powerful, beautiful, talented, kickass... the list is endless." The word "irrational" has been used… Read More

Our Song, Your Reflection

I have teamed up with award-winning songwriter and musician Meaghan Smith to create Our Song, Your Reflection - a celebration of community through music and quilting. The project gets to the core of what makes us tick as creatives — connecting people and connecting with people through our art. The project is structured as a crowdfunding campaign that invites… Read More