This year was light on physical quilts, but so full of valuable work. I taught more than I ever have in a single year, I won ribbons in international shows, but I am… Continue reading

Fall 2018 Update

Classes This fall was my busiest ever for teaching. I’ve been spoiled by the creativity, generosity, and enthusiasm of my students. There was a Trill workshop with the Hudson Valley MQG, Fingerprint Improv Curves… Continue reading

Blue Houses

The process of making this quilt was an evolution of process that fascinates me endlessly. It started with a block. I really enjoyed the process of Neighbors and wanted to improvise on a… Continue reading

Quiltcon 2019 classes

Blog friends! Tomorrow is QuiltCon 2019 registration day for MQG members, and I wanted to show you some of the classes and lectures that I’ll be leading in Nashville next February. It seems… Continue reading

Quilts for my boys

When I started quilting, I made quilts for my boys. They were toddlers at the time, and now they are seven and nine years old. That’s old enough that when they use their… Continue reading


It’s a known part of my origin story that I wrote for marketing trade magazines after college. It was a time when I learned so much about the world, about myself, and about… Continue reading

In the studio: March

Here’s a look at a few things that I’m working on this month. I’m participating in a traveling quilt with five other quilters this year. We’ll start quilts and send them off for… Continue reading

Quiltcon 2018

Another QuiltCon is over and done, and with it another weekend chock full of inspiration, education, and fun. It has been a skill learning how to attend a convention like this one where… Continue reading

Tidal Fade

My latest magazine pattern is Tidal Fade, which you can find in Love Patchwork & Quilting issue #57 on newsstands now. (Check out the glimpse of it on the cover!) The colors, shapes,… Continue reading