Fabric Fun

Before leaving for my trip, my friend Lisa told me about Britex Fabrics. It was only blocks from my hotel so I was excited to visit. Four floors of fabric and notions – oh my! One of the stops on our tour was near Mendel’s – I just stumbled about the an art supply store […]

Thankful for Travel

Last week I visited San Francisco for the first time. Several authors and artists I admire live in San Francisco and I’ve always wanted to see the city they talk about. My husband had a conference there so I tagged along. Not knowing where everything I wanted to see was in relation to our hotel, […]

Finishing UFOs

My quilt guild posed a UFO challenge at the beginning of the year. We each brought an unfinished project and swapped. We’d have 10 months to create something with the project. We didn’t have to finish what was started, we could make it into anything we wanted. I received a sweet embroidered panel and some […]

Wonky Houses

My modern quilting group is creating wonky house blocks for a charity quilt. I thought I’d share some of the blocks I’ve made. Wonky house blocks are a fun way to use scraps. I like this modern psychedelic house. I might try making a few wonky tree blocks to go with the houses.