Trinket SAL – First 2 weeks done

Are you sewing along with Alison Glass in the Trinket SAL?  I jumped in right at the beginning and  I’m loving it.  If you’re following along on Instagram or Facebook, you must be thoroughly ahhhstruck by the tiny trinkets being put together by people all over the Quilty Universe. I chose to use mostly Sun…

SEW Much Fun

Have you ever gone to a quilting retreat?  If not, put it on your “Must do” list.  Our PEIMQG’s first annual quilting retreat just wrapped up yesterday after lunch.  I think I can speak for everyone there when I say it was an absolute,  complete  and perfect success. Do you want to know what makes…

Coming Home with Sarah Fielke

2019 is the year when I learn a whole lot more about appliqué…and IMHO there is no better way to learn something new than to sign up for a whole year’s worth of lessons.  Yesssirree Bob, its a Year-Long BOM along with other quilters from all over the world and of course, a really really…

Make Words Not War

I often wonder how many bloggers engaging with people in the quilt-i-verse (or any other universe for that matter) reflect on their choice of  words used when telling their stories.  I know I do.  In fact I’ve talked about this in a small degree in an older post entitled The Name Game.  Check it out, should…

My Wild and Wonderful Week

Did you ever just want to simply pick up two pieces of fabric and sew them together….no fuss, no muss, no special tools needed?  Well that’s exactly how I felt today.  FYI we just got back from a whirl wind trip to Alberta and BC to visit our kids and grandkids. This is how our…