Archive for February, 2012

Introducing the Painted Threads ebook!


I recently updated my Painted Threads portfolio book with two newer quilts and while I was at it I created an ebook version that can be viewed on an ipad. If you’d like to see a preview of the entire book you can see it here. I don’t have an ipad…yet, so I bought a […]

I’m Talking Thread

My friend Frieda Anderson interviewed me on her blog as part of a month long series she is doing about thread. Tweet

It’s been a week for dyeing


This week I have been preparing samples for taping a Quilting Arts TV segment next month about creating dye color recipes.Here’s a little sneak peek Tweet

Happy Valentine’s Day!


Embossed aluminum colored with markers.  

Check this out


Frieda Anderson has a cute Woven Heart Baskets tutorial today. Tweet

International Quilt Festival Houston classes!


It’s so exciting, I just got my schedule in the mail for this falls classes at festival, holy cow am I going to be busy! For all you Tsukineko ink enthusiasts I am teaching two classes again this year! So you’ll have twice the opportunity to get in. I even got booked for a luncheon […]

Conversation Hearts


As valentines Day is coming up I thought I would repost this simple little Valentine project from last year. Wanting to share a little Valentine’s Day love, I decided to sew up some conversation hearts for the special people in my life. I stamped endearments on wool felt and cut a paper heart to use […]

The last day of the heARTfest blog hop


Get your heart on for this round of LOVE infused tutorials! Check out Tracie Lynn Huskamp, Valentines Message Pillows Jane LaFazio’s Sketchbook page to Valentine Card (& envelope too) Traci Bunkers, Printed Heart Ice Cube Trays: Quick Printed Backgrounds, Part 1Diana Trout‘s, Woven Heart Valentines CardJudy Coates Perez, Sunday, Jan 29, Chocolate Peppermint Cream Heart CakesLyric Kinard‘s,  Lovin’ my Thermofax ScreensKelli Nina Perkins, Heart shaped felted […]