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…

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,…

International Quilt Festival – Houston

The International Quilt Festival in Houston is a few months away, and the catalogue of classes has been released. You can check here for more information:  http://quilts.com/quilt-festival-houston.html Join me for the following classes: Class No. 162 – Monday,…

Quilt Canada 2016 in Toronto

Quilt Canada 2016 will be held at the International Centre in Toronto this year.  Everything in one place, on one floor and under one roof!  More than 50 workshops and 9 lectures will be taught between June 15th…

Blueberry Park Fabrics

Have you seen these fabrics?  They are the Blueberry Park Collection by Karen Lewis by Robert Kaufman.  Do you love them as much as I do?  I had a shiny new pile of fabric this weekend to work…

100 Posts in Instagram

On December 23rd, I posted my 100th post in Instagram!  It was very exciting so I decided to have a give-away to celebrate!  It’s quite simple, really.  Find the post with this photo in Instagram, then follow me, like…

A couple of weekends ago …

I went to a quilting retreat with members of the Millarville Guild at Pioneer Camp close to Sundre.  I had never been there before as the retreat usually falls on the same weekend as the International Quilt Festival…

Wool batting – new sample

Another new sample, this time using 100% Tuscany Wool by Hobbs.  The fabric is silk Dupioni and the thread is Wonderfil Rayon, 40 weight.  I used a deep burgundy to quilt the feather and a color close to…

Pictou – Part II

Good afternoon, Some more photos of the “Dawn Over Heritage Park” workshop I taught at Pictou Lodge this past week. This is the Juliana Room: Here are some of the blocks that Ann, Fiona and Linda put together:…

New Batting – New Quilting Sample

Good morning, The weather has turned a bit cooler in the past few days, but it’s supposed to get nicer again by the end of the week.  I can’t believe it’s mid-September already … and that means that…