Monthly Archives: September 2012

Gypsy Sampler Blocks

I started this adventure with background fabric……white dupioni silk. I added 9 fat quarters of luscious bright happy silk and worked with the old 9 patch block. I cut and sewed and cut some blocks apart and sewed some more. … Continue reading

Posted in quilting,travel,blogging, | Leave a comment

More Gypsy

The Gypsy silk sampler is coming along. It is so much fun starting with beautiful fabrics, simple blocks and turning things around to be something totally different! Stay tuned for more fun.

Posted in quilting,travel,blogging, | Leave a comment

Gypsy Sampler

I am working on the sample quilt for my new ‘Gypsy Sampler’ pattern. One sample will be made with silk. I started out choosing 9 colors plus white and auditioned some ribbons for a bed scarf. I first had to … Continue reading

Posted in quilting,travel,blogging, | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Teaching in Lexington, South Carolina

These are some of the quilts being made in the class I taught recently in Lexington, SC. We had a lot of fun at Pieces & Patches quilt shop. Audrey Liddle has great customers and a fabulous staff. It was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Modern quilting

How many of you are into the contemporary or “Modern Quilt” movement? You can count me in! I love everything about it. I think the use of great solid fabrics and bright prints make the quilts happy and fun. The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment