Monthly Archives: January 2010

Value Quilt

Second finished quilt of the year and it’s only January 18th – There’s no way I’ll be able to keep this pace up! This quilt, like all the best ones, tells a good story. Amongst the many fabrics in it…. • A good friend and colleague’s pillowcase that she gave me when she left Canada…

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Long arm quilting

I have just spent a great afternoon with Angela (above) her husband Frank and a rather awesome long-arm quilting machine. What a revelation! First of all, I think I can stop beating myself up about some of the beautiful stippling I have seen on quilts online, clearly most (if not all) of this has been…

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The 4 Day Quilt

When I started quilting a little under two years ago, my first quilt took 12 months to complete. During that time there were diversions for quilts which took weeks or months to finish but I always dragged my heels and expected some Elves & Shoemaker type miracle to occur with my fabrics overnight! I’ve gradually…

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