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  • Kaleidoscope Quilt Top Finish

    Kaleidoscope Quilt Top Finish

    It’s done! Kaleidoscope Quilt Top is done! I’m excited to show it at guild tonight. And to publish the pattern to this in the next few days! More to come as I figure out how I’m going to quilt it, or have it quilted – just wanted to share the finished top!!

  • Kaleidoscope Quilt Progress Report

    Kaleidoscope Quilt Progress Report

    I’ve been pushing through life lately. I’m sure you can relate. I’m working on my emotional issues and that has been draining. I just keep going back to sewing when I start to spin out mentally. – Do you know that feeling? When there is so much going on AND so much to do, you […]

  • Kaleidoscope Quilt Progress

    Kaleidoscope Quilt Progress

    Now that I have a hand-sewing project, I feel so much more at ease. Having something in my hands at night is great! It keeps me from spinning out into negativity. Having the sew lines printed on the fabric makes this project pretty quick and easy! The hardest part is sewing in the diamond shapes […]

  • Kaleidoscope Quilt – In Progress

    Kaleidoscope Quilt – In Progress

    Pretty thrilled to report that I’ve started stitching my Kaleidoscope quilt last night! I put a lot of time and figuring into the design and layout and am happy with the look of it. The center is based off of the La Passacaglia Pattern by Willyne Hammerstein I design on Adobe Illustrator. For this quilt […]

  • Special Quilts

    While I’ve been sewing my whole life, I didn’t really get into quilting until 2010. Since then, I’ve been making both hand and machine-pieced quilts. The hand-pieced quilts tend to take many months to years to complete. I also created a series of quilts based on the Chakra system for a big emotional self-healing journey. […]

  • How Much Does A Handmade Quilt Cost?

    How Much Does A Handmade Quilt Cost?

    The cost of quilt-making can be a very touchy subject among quilters. Personally, I cringe when I see a handmade quilt being under valued. It makes everything I make worth less. This does not help my motivation to be creative. The flip side of this argument is: “I want to be competitive with stores or […]