Quilt Planning Versus Total Scrappy Improv

Quilt Planning Versus Total Scrappy Improv

Are you a planner or a complete improv scrapper when you come to making a quilt?  I’d love to say that I was a completely free spirit, but even if I can let go on the pattern, I can’t let go on the fabric. My Madrona Corners quilt pattern was complete...
Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

Last week Lee announced that after more than 5 years he was going to put her weekly Work In Progress Wednesday on a time out so that she could have a break and pursue a lot of other exciting opportunities.  I understand where she’s coming from, and...
Ask The Judge

Ask The Judge

I happened to mention last week that I was doing a little quilt show judging, and there was some interest from people in what that might entail, especially from a competitor’s perspective.  The show I’m involved in judging is online, but I’ve...
Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

Well I think I should count myself lucky that I didn’t blow away this week with 2 storms passing through with 60 + mph winds!  Oh, and it’s still raining.  One day it won’t rain at all and that yellow thing will appear in the sky, but...
Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

Whew, it’s been a week of lots and lots of work at the day job.  We had a little bit of an implementation SNAFU a couple of weekends ago, and in fact 5 minutes after completing last week’s post, I was called back into the office and have been working for large...
The Presents That Time Forgot

The Presents That Time Forgot

Okay, well perhaps it wasn’t time but me that forgot to share them, but let’s gloss over that ;o)  Anyway, there are a couple of Christmas pressies and a birthday pressie that I knocked up that I thought you might like to see.  Actually,...