Category Archives: non-traditional quilts

Long Arm Quilting – A Professional Perspective

I LOVE my job. Really REALLY love it. That makes it pretty easy for me to wake up every morning keen on what project I get to delve into. That doesn’t mean that every day is a walk in the … Continue reading

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How to Recover from a Longarm Quilting ‘Mistake’

I have some great mentors in the quilting world. I also take on the opportunity to learn from as many other quilters and quilts that I see at shows, shops and wherever else they pop up. One mentor told me … Continue reading

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I’ve been busy!

I have begun this year’s project – I’ve cut the pieces for 4 quilts. That’s all the further I’ve really been able to get. But I’ve been busy on other things…. I was going to speak at the Ft. Worth … Continue reading

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Monthly Block – January (BONUS)

Thought I was done, didn’t ya? Thought it was over? Me too, until I realized a few things. 1. This is now a guild presentation. It would be very hard for me to ensure everyone in the audience sees the … Continue reading

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my scrap bin threw up

All over the floor. Unlike when that happens with the kids, or the cats, I have yet to clean it up. It’s so bad you can’t even see where the bin IS! That purple one on the right is backings … Continue reading

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Monthly Block – December (just under the wire)

Ahhhhhhhh. I MADE IT THROUGH DECEMBER! Like I said last month, this time of year is ridiculously busy for a long arm quilter. Add in family that wants to spend time together and suddenly there is NO time left for … Continue reading

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December quilt is coming, and so is 2015 challenge!

OK fans! I had a plan when I made November’s quilt for what December’s quilt would become. HOWEVER….. I changed it. FOR GOOD reason I SWEAR! I had a panel planned out! I bought it, measured it, planned the blocks … Continue reading

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