I read a wonderful article by Leah Day who quilts with her feed dogs up. This is interesting to me because I have so much trouble with free motion and having my feed dogs down. I am going to try this and report my progress back to you'll. Here is the link for her article http://www.leahday.com/art-dropfeeddogs/
If you free motion with your feed dogs up, please let me know if you like it better than with the feed dogs…Continue
I am piecing a blue jean quilt. The jean fabric is pretty heavy and I have decided to use flannel to back it. Do I need batting or will it be too heavy? I've read a lot of things about this on the internet, but I need advice from my expert neighbors. What should I do?
I know that I am late on this issue, but is anyone sending quilts to the displaced families in Oklahoma? If so, I want to help. Does anyone have an address that I can send them to and a contact person?
It has been a while since I last posted. All is well. I am currently enrolled in grad school pursuing a masters in elementary education. It has been 20yrs since my BS but I'm doing very well in my class. I've already taken one class and next week will be mid-terms in my 2nd class. I have 8 more classes to go. I should graduate in May 2013. It took a minute to dust the cobwebs out of my brain though...lol!
I haven't been doing much quilting lately,…Continue