Quilts and More

Heirloom Hearts: Shooting the Quilt Breeze
“Can we go where we saw the Grinch?” Caroline asks from her car seat. Jason and I look at one another, our wheels turning in an effort to understand what she meant. Jason circles the truck around our local town...
Flying Geese Pillow Tutorial
Happy Andina Day, fabric lovers! I am so excited to share with you how to make the Flying Geese Pillow as seen in the Andina by AGF Studio for Art Gallery Fabrics Lookbook.
Wildflower Block Tutorial
I am *thrilled* to surprise you with a FREE BLOCK TUTORIAL today and SHOUT FROM THE ROOFTOP that I was a maker for the “Velvet” by Amy Sinibaldi for Art Gallery Fabrics Lookbook
An Honor Quilt For Betty
When I arrived, Mama had everything together, all ready to go in a bag. Grandmother’s nursing cape was safely tucked inside a vintage leather garment bag that belonged to my PaPa. Her nurses cap, wrapped in the original plastic, sat on a stack of old photo albums and scrapbooks. “Look,” she exclaimed. “The cap still has the original bobby pins pinned inside.” When I’d asked Mama to gather a few nursing belongings of my Grandmother’s, I knew she’d deliver.
An Unmatched Spirit

Have you ever made something for someone right under their nose? Have you publicly shared the process knowing the recipient would see the details? Have you ever kept a secret, for months, from your own mother? I have.

Vintage Lace: The Spark Quilt
The quilt pattern that introduced me to modern quilting. I'll always remember this quit represents that little spark - that wild idea I had when the wind picked up as I hugged my newborn close.