I loved the ombre quilts made from Simply Color by Amy Smart at Diary of a Quilter and talked with Beth from Rock Paper Scissors about making a trio of samples for the… Continue reading

Swirly fun

I tried a new quilting design last night, inspired by some conversations about free motion and some of the amazing displays at Quiltcon. It still looks a little shaky, but each block looks… Continue reading

Charity quilt for the Austin Children’s Shelter

I had the honor of working on the North Jersey Quilt Guild’s charity quilt for the Austin Children’s Shelter. The Modern Quilt Guild held a call for blocks in the Quiltcon colors, and… Continue reading

Skylar’s skyline quilt

My original design for Fiona’s skyline quilt included gray buildings and a black printed sky. But a monochromatic color scheme didn’t seem very appropriate for a baby (at the time), and I fell… Continue reading

Works in progress

I’ve been super busy on the quilt front in the last month, with no real finishes to show for it. But the process has been fun. I’ve been leading a project for the… Continue reading


I’m continuing playing with the Simply Color line of fabrics by making a trio of mini quilts for display at Rock Paper Scissors. First up is Pinkscape, which features 4″ squares of the… Continue reading

The Technicolor quilt

I have been so excited lately about a quilt partnership and milestone, and for no reason at all have neglected to mention it here. I designed a quilt for the local craft store,… Continue reading

Miles’s quilt, finally finished

I first picked out the tutorial and the fabric for Miles’s quilt last January, almost a year ago. It’s a little embarrassing that it took me this long to finish, but I finally… Continue reading

Mom’s Christmas quilt

I bought some text fabric from Violet Craft’s Madrona Road line with the intention of saving it for a special project. I had already started a quilt to make for my mother for… Continue reading