Hi Everyone! Here’s video 2! These are the feathers I quilted in the blue log areas. It’s a simple feather, nothing fancy! Enjoy! ~Cathy
Hi Everyone, Are you ready for one of my visually boring videos?? Ha! For those new to the blog I like to record my stitching, especially when I’m free motion quilting. It helps to save it for posterity sake so if I ever need to review what I did I can do that. In this… Read More Free Motion Quilting “Snow In October” Video 1 – The Brown Logs
Whoot! I love the feeling of progress! I have the last few corner blocks to go then the middle section will be finished! Here’s some detail of the brown logs… …and some detail of the blue logs with their meandering feather… …another look. I’ve taken some video though not sure if it will be… Read More Almost to the Borders on ‘Snow In October’ Quilt!
Hi Friends! The project I’m working on right now is the quilting on the ‘Snow In October’ log cabin quilt. I’ve been slowly figuring out a plan as to how I’d like to go about the quilting. First I print a copy of the quilt (I used EQ7 to help with that) and then with… Read More Quilting ‘Snow In October’
The Vermont Quilt Festival! One of the nice things about traveling is you never know what surprises will pop up! The Vermont Quilt Festival was one of those surprise coincidences that was happening very close to where we were camped in Vermont…and how could I not resist? For your enjoyment. Most of these were from… Read More Vermont Quilt Festival!
Hi All! Ahh! Now the fun of the trip coming home. We decided to travel the northern route by way of Canada! I thought it would make for a great adventure and shock some of my nerves to see how easy (or hard) it would be to cross the border with our RV! Garmin took… Read More Scenes from the Dashboard Series: The Road FROM Vermont!
Hi Friends! We’ve been gone for a little over a week on a camping trip to Vermont. Our destination was South Hero, VT for a family reunion. As part of my ‘Scenes from the Dashboard’ series I’d thought I’d post some highlights of that trip. We planned our journey to take us on the way… Read More Scenes From The Dashboard Series: The Road to Vermont!
Hi Friends! We have cherries!!!! I can hardly believe it! We haven’t yet had a crop of cherries. Sure, we’ve had the half dozen or so but our tree is so so young, combined with the last 2 years of terrible weather that affected the pollination that we have been hoping and praying this year… Read More Cherries! Oh Yum!
Hi Friends, Today I’m writing over on my shop but thought you all would like to read, or maybe even take part in this fun lesson on color! Lessons In Color: Creating a Color Wheel.
Hi Friends, Every day I work on getting fabrics into my little on-line shop. Today was a little bit of a surprise as I unwrapped this Red and White Snowflake print… I began taking photos not even looking at the end of the bolt or the selvage, just snapping away… Finally, I looked to record… Read More I Guess I’m a JoAnn Fabric Shop!!! Their Mistake, You’re Opportunity!