Dreaming of the Beach, 23″ x 75″, Philadelphia, 2018

Here's another quilt started 2 years ago before I went to the beach that summer.  It uses Zaza's raw edge appliqué method and was just a sample to work out whether or not I want to further explore this technique.  I don't, but I had a blast doing it and it certainly adds to my … Continue reading Dreaming of the Beach, 23″ x 75″, Philadelphia, 2018

Steve and Amber, 18″ x 23″, Philadelphia, 2018

This wall hanging quilt has been a long time in the making.  It was started in fall of 2013 when my guild held a retreat to learn about Kate Themel's appliqué technique.  It was a great class, but I left my piece un-quilted for about 5 years!  Then in October 2018, I finally go it done. … Continue reading Steve and Amber, 18″ x 23″, Philadelphia, 2018

Happy National Quilting Day!

The 3rd Saturday in March is National Quilting Day, on March 17th.  On this special day (for quiltmakers that is) when fabric is discounted, classes abound, guilds have special events and challenges, and there are museum shows galore.  There is even a Twitter site at #NationalQuiltingDay to share your special creations.  The Worldwide Quilting Day Facebook … Continue reading Happy National Quilting Day!