Branching Out

It’s been a marathon, but I am finally finished “Spring Solitude”, a wall quilt designed to enter the call for the SAQA Exhibit “Renewal”. I don’t have a lot of experience in sewing wall quilts with binding as I prefer to stretch my...

The Sky’s the Limit

I am trying something new. I have been saving this 1.5m wide sunset for YEARS waiting for the right time to use it. It has lots of purple and too much bright yellow to use easily, so I’ve decided to slice it into squares and piece it back together as the...

New Year Purge

My mother and I decided to sign up together for the “Just Get It Done Quilts” sewing room de-clutter challenge. My mom, Susan, is an avid quilter creating more quilts in a year than seems humanly possible. Her scrap pile is wonderful to look through and I...

Paint the Sky

Many of my fabric landscapes are inspired by sky fabric, so I like to have a number of painted skies on hand to choose from. Something about beginning a new year, or maybe just having time over the holidays to sort through my fabric drawers, has prompted me to paint!...