One Way to Finish Quilts Faster: Downsize Your Project

One of the many unfinished quilts I found when I took stock of the projects in my studio in 2014 … More One Way to Finish Quilts Faster: Downsize Your Project

Quilting Doesn’t Take Forever; It Just Feels Like It

I sometimes think the “F” in UFO* stands for “Forever.” As in, “this thing may be finished one day, but … More Quilting Doesn’t Take Forever; It Just Feels Like It

Create Your Heart Out, Then Let Destiny Decide

When I make something (whether I’m writing, sewing, knitting, or drawing), it’s easy to get caught up in what others … More Create Your Heart Out, Then Let Destiny Decide

The Handmade Dilemma: Is It Art Or Is It Craft?

I’ve made things with my hands for my whole life. I’ve been knitting for 25 years and making quilts for … More The Handmade Dilemma: Is It Art Or Is It Craft?