Archive for February, 2012

Introducing the Painted Threads ebook!

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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

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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!

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Embossed aluminum colored with markers.  


Check this out

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


International Quilt Festival Houston classes!

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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

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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

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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 […]