Monthly Archives: January 2013

On my design wall

The Madrona Road quilt is almost finished – it just needs binding, then I can post it on the Flickr site.  I’m going to bind it with solid black.     When I positioned the stars on my design wall last … Continue reading

Posted in Modern quilts, On my design wall, WiP Wednesday | Tagged , | 25 Comments

On my design wall

It’s been a busy and eventful week. ‘Rainy Day People’ was accepted as a finalist for the Cloth Paper Scissors Make Mine Mini reader challenge, so it’s on its way to be considered for publication (along with 53 other finalists). … Continue reading

Posted in Art quilts, Modern quilts, On my design wall, WiP Wednesday | Tagged , , | 12 Comments

On my design wall

Last week, I showed you the fabrics I planned to use for my my entry to the Quilting Arts magazine Map It Out reader challenge.  I enlarged a map of the area where I live, and traced the edges of … Continue reading

Posted in Art quilts, On my design wall, WiP Wednesday | Tagged , | 11 Comments

On my design wall

The tree quilt, which is now titled Even Trees Get the Blues – is finally finished!  See details here. I have several quilts in the planning and designing stages.  First up is my entry to the Quilting Arts magazine Map … Continue reading

Posted in Art quilts, Modern quilts, On my design wall, WiP Wednesday | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Tree quilt – chapter 7

It’s done!  (Well, except for hand stitching the facing to the back, and adding a sleeve and label – the boring parts.)  And, it finally has a title – Even Trees Get the Blues (thanks to my sister Anne for … Continue reading

Posted in Art quilts | Tagged , | 8 Comments

Something new, and a giveaway

Last weekend I decided to make a 2013 wall calendar featuring 13 of my art quilts.  I ordered them from Vistaprint, and after I had finalized the wall calendar, it gave me the option of also ordering a desk calendar.  … Continue reading

Posted in Giveaway | Tagged | 29 Comments

2012 in review

Looking back at 2012, I’m very happy with my productivity.  In fact, when I add it all up, I’m amazed at myself! I made more than 20 quilts, had 11 art quilts accepted into quilt shows, and was published 4 … Continue reading

Posted in Art quilts, Modern quilts, Publications, Quilt shows | Tagged , | 1 Comment