The problem with doodling

Are you one of those people who doodle in meetings? Did you use to do it while sitting in class? Well, my problem with doodling is that I never did it. Free drawing is, for me, an alien concept and filling up space with…

Retro vibe

I could tell you all about how quilting the Flower Power is going, but I won’t. Instead I’ll introduce a new and exciting quilt which I have started working on. This quilt is breaking all the rules in my head……

Stuck here, moving there

I am in one of those “stuck” moments. A few weeks ago I was thrilled to have finished assembling all blocks in my “Books Quilt” and since then I have not been able to take it up again. It’s the…

The City Skyline Art Quilt

I love bright colors, specially yellows and oranges, which is one of the reasons why I find Sue Bleiweiss’ quilts so adorable. You may remember a mini quilt I made following her workshop back in January. It featured “three wonky houses” and…

Leftovers and practice

My first ever quilt was made up of hundreds of 2 inch squares. I followed Elizabeth Hartman’s pattern “Tokyo Subway Quilt” and I loved it. I had a bunch of squares left over and I made more and more from…

Back from Peru!

After two fantastic weeks in Peru we are (sadly) back to 90+ temperatures here in the Boston area. I wouldn’t do it justice if I tried to summarize what we did and saw in Peru here but trust me when…

Books quilt - all blocks together

By the time you read this post I (hopefully) should be on holiday in Peru. I wanted to schedule this post so that it would automatically come out on Tuesday and you could see what the books quilt looks like with…