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The JAABA is an applique tool that I designed to help those that want to learn the art of needle turn applique.
For most quilters when you mention Applique they treat it as if it is a 4 letter word that should not be mentioned. My tool helps solve this problem.
The problem being frustration leading to more 4 letter words.
When I started quilting I wanted to know everything there was to know about quilting. So applique finally came up. The funny thing is I did not take an…Continue
Well, it's winter time, and winter without snow is like, summer without humidity. So the snow comes down and causes havoc. But it's also good - freezes out all the germs in the air, and now I can breathe again. So in celebration of snow days, I finally finished a blue work embroidery ...Snow Happens...Continue
Things sure have been crazy since our move to Florida. Lots of events have happened that I wish could be changed, but, alas, cannot. Such as the death of my dear nephew at too early an age and the news that my dad is close to ending his battle with Alzheimer's. While I morn the loss of the nephew and my dad's loss of memory, I can celebrate the life they have lived and am thankful for the way they have touched my life.
For the most part, in general, life is good. We are enjoying the…Continue
Burp cloths in process. Half will go to God’s Tiny Angels the other half will go to Wright County here in Minnesota for the teen mommies. Each will have 2 matching burp cloths in a baggie. December 8th 2013
I've been finishing up the border on the previously posted quilt top and hopefully, hopefully, if there aren't any interuptions tonight I will get it finished. But What I was wondering is on the borders: Ever look at the quilt on the bed and wonder why we put a border on all four sides? I've done it for years 'cause thats what looks good in the pictures and made up in the instructions from all the patterns I've done over the years. My problem is, why put a border across the top of the…Continue
Just wanted to share with you all a video clip of my dear Husband that aired on our local television station.
It was a early (and cold!) Saturday morning when we made our trek to the station for this live interview.
Hope you enjoy. And if you are so inclined, please visit our website…Continue