Batik Colorwash Quilt for Sophia

Sophia just moved into her first apartment for her junior year at University of California San Diego. When her Dad and I visited in June I offered to make her a quilt. She had mentioned that she would like something colorful, and I took her to Rosie’s Quilted Cupboard so she could pick her own…

A Busy July 4th

Hope you are having a great July 4th weekend. I hadn’t planned on much quilting as friends were coming from Miami, but weather intervened, their flight was delayed for hours, and we postponed the visit. It would have been too much for their young son.  I made good use of the time and got busy…

Another New Toy – Prostitcher

Alan Anderson from The Quilt Baket in Pawling, NY came yesterday to install my Handi Quilter Prostitcher. We almost tried it ourselves on Monday night when we returned from San Diego, but I am glad we didn’t.  I am very grateful that in addition to doing the installation, Alan gave me a tutorial. There is…

It’s Here, It’s Here!!!

Just a quick post today as we are off to San Diego to visit Sophia at college. We left this morning, and of course, my HandiQuilter Pro-Stitcher came last night!!! Once I get that baby up and running I will really be able to enhance the quilting on my quilts. And I can’t wait! That…

Another Owl Quilt

My good customer and friend Pat loves owls. I guess she has rubbed off on me as I find myself making owl quilts. There are so many cute owl prints out there and I keep buying them. LOL.  These happy little owls made two cute baby quilts from a six pack of Fat quarters with…