#TBT – Journal Quilt Week 21

You will have noticed that I skipped Throwback Thursday last week. I wanted to talk about the quilts that I had finished for the Rising Star Quilters Quilt Show instead.  Of course, that makes this week’s throwback journal quilt even more timely. This week in 2011, as  Asst. Treasurer for Rising Star, I helped with […]

My Authentic Self is Complete

Well, the quilt anyway.  I expect that my authentic self is going to be a WIP for quite a long time.  For the quilting on this quilt, I let each different fabric “speak” to me and chose a quilting design that reflected the fabric itself.  Each quilting design is different, but I was surprised by […]

Arabesque #2

I am putting the final touches on a few quilts this week, readying them for my guild show this weekend.  (Come see it on Friday and Saturday at St. Brigid’s Church in Lexington, MA.)  I’ll have two quilts in the show, in addition to the many samples that I pulled together for our special history […]

Vacation’s Over

I’m getting back to work this week after a lovely and long vacation.  I gave myself a vacation from creating too and used my quilting time to finish a few things from my to do list. I spent the Friday before my vacation making a yoga mat bag for my sister and then finished an […]

Throwback Thursday

There’s this thing on Facebook where you post an old picture for what is called “Throwback Thursday.”  I don’t really think anyone needs to see old pictures of me, but I am adopting the idea to recreate some old posts from my previous blog.  When my life got too far out of hand, I let […]