Life as Quilt
Squares Quilt on the Farm

Squares Quilt on the Farm

  My friend, Cathy and her husband, Pete are new owners of a farm house in Illinois. I was commissioned...

Begging for Raw Silk

Begging for Raw Silk

lovely gold raw silk with a coarse texture and a subtle sheen… In keeping with How to Make a Quilt...

How to make a quilt unlike anything else: Leftovers

How to make a quilt unlike anything else: Leftovers

Leftovers Every sewer has them, leftovers. Those are pieces that just didn’t work, patches that seemed great at the time...

How to make a quilt unlike anything else

How to make a quilt unlike anything else

 Make a charm quilt    Thousand Pyramids Charm Quilt A charm quilt is made from one shape that can be...

Bohemian Travel Quilt

Bohemian Travel Quilt

My niece Lauren graduated from college in June and is going on a cross country road trip. I made this...

Picking up the Pieces

Picking up the Pieces

The subtle secondary design emerges only when viewed from a far There were 66 log cabin blocks in my mom’s...

July’s Log Cabin Quilt

July’s Log Cabin Quilt

June Quilt

June Quilt

The Bride’s Quilt   The last post back in May was about my fabulous fun trip to Chicago. I sold...

Coming Home Quilt Stories

Coming Home Quilt Stories

 Quilt Stories We had a great turnout at Millie McGuire’s house in Wonderlake for the Coming Home luncheon and quilt...

Coming Home Art Event

Coming Home Art Event

The Starline Gallery Show My piece Blue and White was prominently displayed at the Starline Gallery. The strong design allowed...