Never say never: my adventure with a rag quilt

I love making.  I love pulling stuff out of my brain and onto paper or fabric.  I struggle with requests for specific colors or patterns.  But because I am baby-quilt woman and every new mom wants “something and grey – very muted” for their babies – I try to find the challenge in the restraintContinue reading “Never say never: my adventure with a rag quilt”

from knitting to drawing to…

have always made stuff. Knitting and then jewelry and then scrapbooking and then quilting. Five years ago, I was fortunate enough to get a brief sabattical from the company I work for. I decided I wanted to pick up a hobby that practioners thereof are smitten with. Hobbies that people put bumper stickers on theirContinue reading “from knitting to drawing to…”

2018 in review – volume 2

Next up –  BAGS!   First, is letter-writing kit bags. This became my go-to present in 2019.  I even created one for myself 🙂  It is super handy to have a little bag in my work bag with all I need to drop a note to someone – including stamps (that seem pretty elusive inContinue reading “2018 in review – volume 2”

2018 in review – volume 1

The beginning of the year!  When I am conscientious about moisturizing and blogging.  Here goes… I made a lot in 2018 – lots of baby quilts, of course.  And finished up a lot of WIPs.  And I also did this magical thing where I abandoned projects I didn’t want to finish.  Very scary and liberating. Continue reading “2018 in review – volume 1”