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.
In this article, I’ll show you the projects I’ve worked on this October and I’ll tell you a bit about what’s going on in my life in Kenya. I got a lot of new Kenyan fabric, so the two things are related. Last month I published two posts, one monthly sewing update and an article about finding materials for quilting and embroidery in an environmentally friendly way.
Remember last week when I promised to reveal the finished quilt top? Well, that’ll have to wait a week because first I want to show
I’ve been called nomadic by several people. It is true that I don’t associate home with a specific location, but rather with a place where
As promised in last week’s post, here an update of the overall design ideas for my Kenyan quilt. First, I wanted to put both stories