Triangles Two Ways

Triangles Two Ways

A long time ago I made a quilt with a bundle of Kaffe Fassett fabrics for my grandma. This is going to sound sacrilegious to many of you, but I did not love the fabrics. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve seen…

My Threads of Resistance piece

My Threads of Resistance piece

You may be familiar with the “Threads of Resistance” exhibition that will premiere at the New England Quilt Museum in Lowell, MA on July 15th and then travel around the country. The call for entries stated that it would feature “work created…

The BVP Quilt

The BVP Quilt

In the mornings, as I drive in to work, I either listen to the news or to podcasts. One of my favorite podcasts is Tea with BVP, which has been described as “Car Talk meets Second Language Acquisition”. As a…

Knowing when to stop

Knowing when to stop

A while ago I stumbled upon some bright looking coasters made out of Dresden blocks (here) and thought that would be a great way to use scraps and come up with something useful. I quickly became quite obsessed with them, not exactly sure why,…

A retreat, a show and a lot of work

A retreat, a show and a lot of work

A lot has happened since my last post. First, I went to my guild’s sewing retreat in Maine. Last year I was new at the guild and didn’t really know anyone. This year I feel that I know most people…

Four layer quilt done!

Four layer quilt done!

Truth be told, this quilt was finished during the Christmas holidays, but I didn’t get round to taking photos until this month. This quilt was quick (for me) and very entertaining to put together. But most importantly, it is WARM….

Dear Sugar pillow

Dear Sugar pillow

Post are coming in slowly, but surely. This was another impulse project I made over the Christmas holidays. I had a bunch of pillow forms which I had ordered a while back and after making the Cat Pillow I was inspired…