It pays to play

I have been thinking lately about ideas for unplanned designs and improv inspiration. I like to improv with a bit of a plan (more on planned/unplanned to come), but I had run out of plans. Until… Continue reading

Progress

When I talked to the Long Island Modern Guild last month, one of my big tips was share your work. You never know what will happen. But I haven’t been following my own… Continue reading

We Are All Stars Prismatic quilt

How is it Friday already? I wanted to share the quilt that I made for the Cloud9 Quilt Market booth earlier in the month, and it occurred to me that Market started a… Continue reading

Emerging

Here’s the thing: I’ve been in a bit of a funk this spring. It’s not to say that I haven’t been happy, or that there is anything specifically wrong. But I think there were… Continue reading

Mid-Atlantic MOD 2016 Recap

Oh my MOD. What a weekend. I am currently recovering from my second consecutive Mid-Atlantic MOD retreat, and I just can’t talk about it without sounding like I’m gushing. It’s an event organized… Continue reading

On color and trends

I’m still working on the same quilts I’ve been working on since January, but because I’m committed to making them awesome, I’m taking my time and making sure that each element has a… Continue reading

Triangle MQG weekend

Two weekends ago I had the pleasure and privilege of teaching a workshop at the Triangle MQG‘s annual retreat at Wrightsville Island, North Carolina. It was early March and 80 degrees when I… Continue reading

Post-Quiltcon Realignment

Even though I’ve had ample time— more than two weeks— to process my Quiltcon experience, I still feel like it’s a jumble of impressions. (I posted just the facts here.) Truthfully, I just… Continue reading

Quiltcon 2016 – Just the facts

I went to Quiltcon this past weekend, and while I spent a lot of last year’s show completely overwhelmed, I managed to have a really great time. I have some commentary and I’d… Continue reading

Colour Blog series – Yellow

Welcome to my stop on the Colour blog series hosted by Michelle Wilkie at Factotum of Arts. February is all about yellow, a color that is very closely tied to my quilting life.… Continue reading