Boy am I glad today is my day off work. It's been snowing here in the northwest for the last few hours. Sense I didn't have anything else to do I just finished shopping on Connecting Threads.
I do have to confess I just took apart one of my quilts. I was having a really difficult time trying to quilt it by hand. I've replaced the premium Muslim backing with flannel and finally started quilting again. It's much easier to work the hand quilting now. The premium Muslim wasn't…Continue
I finally finished the last quilt that I posted a picture of. Although the top is done I won’t be able to quilt it until I can get the baking and battling pinned together which I did try to do but in an RV with very little room it didn’t come together very well. So it’s bagged up and I’ll be putting it in storage until I can get it done. In the mean while I’ve been trying to make up my mind on which quilt to make next I have the picture below of 6 different quilt designs that I like…Continue
So I've been trying to decide if I want to hand quilt one of the tops I posted previously. It was the broken arrow quilt. I also posted pictures of the calligraphy designs I wanted to use. I recently traced the calligraphy designs on some muslin fabric and stitched it out. Looked pretty good. The problem now is how to transfer the designs to the quilt. I know it wouldn't be much of a problem for me except for the fact that I already have the quilt sandwiched and ready to quilt. It was…Continue