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Adding Details

Add small details to your quilts. It’s fun and gives them a little surprise. Another, more practical use is to cover up flaws! If you have a stain or a small hole in your quilt, cover it up with some … Continue reading

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Hand Embroidery

As the nights get longer and colder, it’s good to have some handwork to keep your fingers busy while watching TV. Personally, I get a little stir-crazy when I don’t have something else to do in the evening. But did … Continue reading

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Hand Embroidery

I’ve been experimenting with hand embroidery lately. Especially filler stitches. This is just one example. Two of my books, Butterfly Dance and Aquatic Creatures work especially well for this because they are a smaller size. I’ll post more pictures soon … Continue reading

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Paper Cut Quilts

Here is an old quilt block that I recently re-discovered and finished. You can double click on the photos to zoom in on the quilting details. Quilting Detail And here is a close-up photo of some of the quilting. Read … Continue reading

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Paper Cut Quilts

IMG_0404 I have a lot of paper cut blocks that I stitched up years ago laying around and I decided to turn them into real quilts. I hung a curtain rod on my wall to display the first one. It’s … Continue reading

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Raffle Quilt

Edmond Quilt Guild Raffle Quilt The Edmond Quilt Guild has created this beautiful quilt using patterns from my Butterfly Dance book and the setting from my Bunnies & More book. This quilt is being raffled off and will go to … Continue reading

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Jan. 31, 2008 – Finally Finished!

scrap buster quilt This quilt was intended to be part of my Butterfly Dance book, but never made the cut. I’ve finally finished quilting it. I called it my “scrap buster” quilt because the only fabric purchased was the black … Continue reading

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Jan. 15, 2008

Pumpkin Gets Comfortable After visiting with several hundred people at the Winter Quilt Show this past weekend, the most frequently asked question was "What are you working on?" I'm sad to report that I have been uninspired lately. I really … Continue reading

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