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A New Shirt Design

I’ve been having fun playing with designs lately, and I just made another that I like enough to offer to others! My husband hand-pulls all the prints out of our screen printing studio – I love that it’s so hands-on and low-tech. When we set up to print this shirt, I’ll try to take a […]

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Log Cabins With Susan Beal

At the last PMQG meeting, I was a lucky door prize winner. One of the awesome goodies was a 3-month subscription to Creativebug which is an online education site for all sorts of crafty-ness. It’s super cool!One of the classes offered is taught by my friend Susan Beal. It’s all about log cabin quilting. This […]

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Happy Holidays!

This makes for a great day to do a little writing, since it feels like the whole city shut down.  It’s very calming and I like it.  Just thought I’d post what I received for the Holiday Swap at the last PMQG meeting.I got this AWESOME bag and little pouch: Here’s the pretty yellow inside, […]


Holiday Swap

I’m super excited for the last PMQG meeting of the year… it’s actually more of a party, and we’ve all traded fabrics for a gift swap.  My swap partner (who I don’t know… yet) had a bunch of browns and blues in the bag to use: She said I didn’t need to use all of […]

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A Friday Finish

I finally have a quilt finish to share!! It measures 37″x 37″ – I used blue for the binding, and love it.  Had a lot of fun playing around with different quilting patterns in this one – some kind of sputnik-y looking thing.  My problem with this quilt was I used a chalk pencil to […]