Summer Vacation Part 3

The final part of our summer vacation started in Anchorage. We visited the Glen Alps Trailhead as the rain and clouds started to clear to see the beautiful view, the city and inlet in one direction and mountains in the other. The next day we ventured north to Eklutna Lake for some light hiking and […]

Found Art

I cleaned out/reorganized my flat files and found art I had forgot making. This is a fused fabric and paper collage embellished with stitching and buttons. I usually add these pieces to a journal or frame them for my walls. I’m still deciding the fate of this one. Any ideas?

Kaleidoscope Patchwork

My friend Kristin had some kaleidoscope blocks started and was cleaning out her sewing room as she moved. I claimed the blocks thinking I would make a quilt for her. There were many 5” matching squares that I used along with some of the extra triangles to make a patchwork back. I have another quilt […]

Bee Quilt

Six members in the Anchorage Modern Quilt Guild decided to do a bee in which each us picked a 12” block pattern and the others made her 2 blocks. I chose log cabin blocks with bright solid center, and logs of neutral except for 1 print. I made a few more blocks and added a […]