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Back To It: Hand Sewing Hexies – Tutorial

I’m sewing some hexies together for the center of the Heart Chakra quilt project I’m currently working on. I’ve sewn a few whole quilts with hexies and I’m going to share with you how I sew my hexies together without any stitching showing on the front. To start, these are the notions I use: Needle: […]

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If You Don’t Have Anything Nice To Say…

If You Don’t Have Anything Nice To Say… We have a lot in common. I saw this saying on a shirt recently and it hits the nail on the head. I’ve actually written about 2-3 blog posts a week over the last month, but haven’t posted any of them because there’s not a lot of […]

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Hexie Layouts

Last night I did a trunk show at the Portland Modern Quilt Guild meeting along with three other amazing quilters! I brought a mix of things to show how I work with color, and two of the quilts I brought were Hexie Quilts. The question I was asked most was: how do I layout my […]


Entering A New Year

Going to start this year off with some positive intentions towards better health and relationships. I have a tendency to spiral into a depression this time of year, so this year I’m actively working towards staying sane. ūüėČ It might be hard with the political arena we’re currently¬†entering, but I’m going to do my best. […]

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Positive Strides

I have to stay positive mentally, or my mind¬†goes into a downhill spiral real fast. This time of year is hard to not get a little down,¬†and this year especially – I think it has been tough with everything that has been happening in our world. As I reflect over¬†the past year, I realize there […]