Distractions, Quilt Along, Scrap Quilt Creations

Calgon, Take Me Away!

I get it! With all the, shall we say, “interesting” events going on today don’t you just wish that Calgon could really take you away! Well, let me suggest the next best thing – Sewing from Home Quilt Along with Amy’s Quilt Room! Yep, my new friend and fellow Studio 180 Design Certified Instructor (class… Continue reading Calgon, Take Me Away!

Inventory Quilt Project, Just Wanna Quilt, Quilt Challenge

Inventory Quilt Project – Future Featured Designer

What's an inventory quilt you ask? Think a combo of stashbusting meets memory quilt, sorta but not exactly. It is something I know you will want to explore more! The idea began with a talented quilter named Jessica of Jessica Quilter also known on Instagram as @Jessicaquilter. Seems the good folks at Just Wanna Quilt… Continue reading Inventory Quilt Project – Future Featured Designer

Land Locked Quilting Cruise, Quilting Class

Land Locked Quilting Cruise ™ Event: Mini Lemoyne Star

This past weekend I welcomed 5 students to my Land Locked Quilting Cruise ™ event held here in my home studio - our project - Mini Lemoyne Love. You may not can tell by the photo, but this little quilt, and I do mean little, is only thirteen inches square! The star units are 3"… Continue reading Land Locked Quilting Cruise ™ Event: Mini Lemoyne Star

Quilting Class, Studio 180 Design, TnT Workshops

Shaded 9 Patch – TnT Workshop

I held a TnT workshop yesterday at TEO's Treasures Quilt Shop in Dickinson, the second in a series of half day classes featuring "Techniques 'N Tools" focused on Deb Tucker's Studio 180 Design tools and technique sheets. Our workshop focused on making Shaded Nine Patches (S9P) using Deb's technique sheet by the same name. I… Continue reading Shaded 9 Patch – TnT Workshop

Current Worldview, Homemade Gifts, Island Batik Fabrics, Pattern Recommendations

Can We Talk?

Ever have one of "those days" Today was one....if I hadn't of been working on my calendar and knew it was Friday I'd of bet it was a Monday all over again - except I had a good Monday this week.... Maybe it was the weather. I don't do cloudy and dreary very well. Maybe… Continue reading Can We Talk?

Land Locked Quilting Cruise, Little Lion Judah, Quilt Shops, Quilting Class, The Quilt Rambler On The Road


No, not the cute little birds that are so welcomed in the springtime garden...a little quilt I made back in 2013 I called Hummingbird to reflect the old fashioned name for a quilt block made with what I now call "Corner Beam units" made with a Studio 180 Design tool by the same name... Now… Continue reading Hummingbird