For this post and the HQAL, the definition of hand-quilting is stretched. Technically speaking hand quilting is only the process of sewing through all the layers of a quilt. However, to me, hand piecing is also part of this HQAL, which is sewing pieces of fabric together to create the quilt blocks. There are two reasons why hand quilting is important for every quilter: 1. When learning a new technique. 2. Precision.
Dear pupils, this week I’m going to give you another lesson on how variations on a basic quilt block can alter the look and effect
Is Nearly Insane a title I should give myself? I certainly do notice the taxing looks people throw me when I tell them about all
Sometimes things don’t work out. That happens in life and love, but also in quilt design. All quilters know the problem of having a list
I am on a roll, this is another unexpected finish. I started this quilt years ago and I am so happy it’s finished. Sometimes you
This weekend was the first quilt exhibition WITH MY OWN QUILT in it! Exhibitions will never be the same from this day onwards. Unless they