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Making Do with Old Clothes and a Pair of Scissors: a workshop with Sherri Lynn Wood

Today I’m excited to invite everyone to an upcoming workshop taught by Sherri Lynn Wood on Saturday May 20, 2017, hosted by the San Francisco Quilt Guild…(that’s my guild!) Discover the satisfaction of transforming old clothes into striking functional quilts that carry meaning and message. Learn deconstruction strategies for preserving elements like pockets, plackets, necklines, and […]

Dreamy Spring Time Color Inspiration from Design Seeds

The world outside is green, and wet, and doing spring with a vengeance today which has me pondering new spring time quilt creations. Design Seeds has the perfect color inspiration for quilters any time of the year, especially when considering how to capture the ephemeral color beauty of blooming trees, billowing clouds, and flowers in their fullest […]

Book Review: Savor Each Stitch by Carolyn Friedlander

Savor Each Stitch: Studio Quilting with Mindful Design, by Carolyn Friedlander invites quilters to explore the unique artistic possibilities of quilt making and celebrates the infinite diversity of our creations. Organized around a series of design principles, the book provides meaningful insight and project ideas that instruct and inspire in a unique way. Each chapter […]