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.
This blog is about quilting, embroidery and sewing. However, there are also other things in my life. That is why my new chickens are on
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
This piece is originally made for a contest on Deviantart. The challenge of the contest was to only use one colour in a piece. Different
Am I mad? Maybe, but that is not the point of this story. I am writing about all the background colours I’ve chosen for my
I’m back! But back where is the question I keep asking myself. I’ve been around so many places and started and stopped many things the