Metamorphosis

Metamorphosis

Having read recently The Metamorphosis by Frank Kafka, I decided to do a little bit of transformation around the house too. The first step was to finally get my husband to hang the color wheel which has been sitting around…

Train tracks

Train tracks

Inspired by my last experience with free motion quilting I decided to search for designs that didn’t have either flowers or leaves. I thought if there was something like train tracks it would be very fitting for my son’s placemat….

Free motion quilting

Free motion quilting

This placemat was an attempt to use some of the fabric scraps I had around the house. My daughter chose the ones she liked the most (pink is once more her favorite color as you can see). Then I thought…

Done at long last

Done at long last

Finally the cushion has been made. Once the flower and border were assembled I decided to quilt lines that go all the way from the circle to the border. They are more noticeable in the photo below. I could have…

Puff-e

Puff-e

A while ago I sewed some cushions for our basement sofa bed and I had some left over fabric. Last week I decided to make one of those things to rest your feet on while on the couch. I hesitate…