Not one … but two!

The new Quilting Arts Magazine is out and in newsstands, and I’m very happy to say that I have not one, but two articles in this issue no. 85 for February / March 2017. Here’s the link to…

A bit of this and a lot of that …

Good morning from chilly Calgary!  It seems that winter has arrived with a vengeance.  The sun’s shining brightly and the air is crisp; a -32 degrees Celsius windchill factor this morning with a high of -20 degrees C…

Phew! Here I am again …

Life goes on when you are not looking … and the days seem to fly by!  Houston came and went, and it seems that it happened eons ago, when it’s only been a few weeks.  I promise to…

Festival in Houston – classes still open

Are you planning on attending the International Quilt Festival in Houston this year?  Classes run from Monday, October 31st, to Sunday, November 6th.  I’d love to have you in one of my classes if you are still wondering…

International Quilt Festival Quilt Scene 2016

From Quiltingdaily.com: “Discover the eighth annual issue of International Quilt Festival: Quilt Scene Magazine. This publication celebrates everything you love about today’s quilting scene. It features interviews with fiber artists, fun projects and quilts perfect for your home,…

New Article in Quilting Arts Magazine

Good morning, It’s chilly in Calgary today, although the sun’s shining.  We are expecting the first snow tomorrow and Saturday, although the weather reports keep changing. To combat the chill, I’m planning on getting comfortable this weekend with…

Behind the Scenes of “The Planting of The Apple Tree”

I thought today I would share with you some “behind the scenes” images and processes on the creation of one of my new art pieces – “The Planting of the Apple Tree”. One of the workshops I teach…

Quilt Canada 2016 – a bit late…

Well, I’ve been back from Toronto and teaching at Quilt Canada for almost two weeks, and have been back in the swing of things.  I still owed you some photos and comments on a great Conference and Quilt…

Another FMQ Sample

Did I ever have a lot of fun making this one!  It’s on silk Dupioni, using an 18″ square of batting from a sample pack I had from Hobbs.  I used the Tuscany Cotton Wool piece for this…

A few more sleeps …

before I leave for Toronto and Quilt Canada.  Right now, to tell you the truth, I’m trying to figure out how I’m going to take all the paper I have with me … 🙂  Plus kits, fabric, samples,…