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

Flying Buttresses

American Patchwork and Quilting's Challenge for QuiltCon 2018 was Flying Geese. The prompt asked participants to modernize a traditional flying geese block with any variation, and make it into a modern quilt using modern quilting elements. Finished quilts could be any size. That is a generously open challenge! As artists, we often stare at blank canvases… Read More