Monthly Archives: April 2006

Spring Has Attacked My Fabric Stash

I visited my fabric stash this morning with the following assignment: find fabrics that make you think of Spring. This collection on the left is what I was able to come up with. The pinks are a collection of reproduction … Continue reading

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Goal: Achieved!

My goal was to finish all 60 blocks by the end of the month. Hooray for me – I finished before a deadline!! I started laying out the blocks into the completed quilt top in anticipation of sewing them all … Continue reading

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Books on CD

It is quiet and lonely in my sewing room. I have a radio down there and keep it tuned to NPR. I really enjoy NPR at certain times of the day, but I lose interest when I hear the second … Continue reading

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Finding Time to Sew

I have a six month old (Simon), and he is my full time job. Finding the time to quilt while doing that job well is quite the challenge. I have a system that is working this week, but he may … Continue reading

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My First Stash Sunday

I got the following piece of fabric from my Aunt Ginny about two years ago. I believe she got in Japan when she went there to teach. I love the complimentary colors. I just love the whole thing, but I’m … Continue reading

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Does Size Matter?

If you check out my quilting portfolio you will notice that most of my quilts are on the small side. I especially seem to concentrate on baby quilts. There are a few reasons for this: I know lots of people … Continue reading

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Extra-Long Twin

For the past two weeks or so, I have been working on a quilt to be used in a college dorm room. For those of you who don’t know, the beds in college dorms are an unusual size: “extra-long”. It’s … Continue reading

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First Post

This blog is a first step towards making my quilting more than just a hobby. I would eventually like to have a whole quilting webpage, with this blog being just one small part of it. It will be designed by … Continue reading

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