Author: Ana Buzzalino

Ana has been teaching quilting since 1986. Ana loves traditional quilting techniques but started using innovative machine techniques and surface design techniques around 2002. Her quilts have won international, national as well as local awards. Ana is a frequent contributor to Quilting Arts Magazine and has appeared in several seasons of Quilting Arts TV.

The Path to Must

Last week, we discussed the origins of Should which are put on us from the moment we are born, as we have to grow up under some else’s wing. Continuing where we left off last week, we will discuss today the path to Must. The path to Must is a path we create. It begins…

Shoulds and Musts – Part II

Shoulds and Musts – Part II

WE explore the origins of Shoulds, which are put on us from the moment we are born, as we have to grow up under some else’s wing. Eventually, as we grow up, we get to decide how we feel about them – the Shoulds from parents and an inherited worldview from the community, culture and the specific time in which we were born. We become our own person, find our voice, convictions and challenge and shed the Shoulds that no longer serve our evolving beliefs.