Monthly Archives: June 2012

Coming clean and happy endings

I’m a bit embarrassed to admit I screwed up! For a number of years I was the registrar for a local non-profit quilt show, so I know the importance of carefully following entry instructions so as not to make more … Continue reading

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Sharing inspirations

I’m happy to say that my Mini Flower Art Quilt tutorial, which I made to encourage quilters to make little quilts for Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative (AAQI), has done just that! Judy Baumann of Austin, TX was inspired by my … Continue reading

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A different view…

I was readying this piece (blocking it again) for donation, and after putting it up on the board for display noticed the light hit it from the side and showed a different view – the quilting popped! I’m not so … Continue reading

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Gel print play

I took a few minutes to mess around with my the Gelli Arts gel printing plate and here are some of the results. I think it will be fun to use them in some small fiber collage pieces, I’ll post … Continue reading

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Drift and Flow

I haven’t added this art quilt to my website quilt gallery yet. It has the most machine quilting I have ever done on one piece and it was quilted on my home machine before I bought my HQ Sweet Sixteen! … Continue reading

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The distraction…

So I’m trying to focus on the yard work when I see these rusty old axe heads and now I just want to toss some fabric on them and rust dye…maybe another day. ShareTweet

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The Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative Featuring: Ami Simms

Check out this inspiring and heartwarming (and educational!) video. ShareTweet

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This baby is finished…

Next step is to register it with the Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative and trust that as a Priority: Alzheimer’s Quilt it will earns $$$ while making the new owner very happy. AAQI – Everybody wins! ShareTweet

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