Garden Color: Inspiration for the Quilter

If you’re a creative soul, you get ideas for projects from everywhere. The world around you is vibrating with energy and possibilities. You may find ideas for color combinations from a sunset, a person on the street, a run to the grocery store, but a trip to the garden is a sure bet for inspiration.  […]

Powerful Pastels

Look at this gorgeous, machine-embroidered quilts created by expert embroiderer, Mary Shroyer.

The Fold and Stitch Wreath

Do this quick project for a lovely decoration for any season or holiday.

The Diva Wallet in Leather

You’ve seen the popular Diva Wallet in all kinds of cotton prints, but consider what it would look like done in real leather and embellished with machine-embroidered designs.

Karen Kay Buckley: Sewing Super Star

Up close and personal with a truly great teacher and quilter, Karen Kay Buckley: The “Perfect” Workshop.

Creativity Breeds Creativity

Being in a group of talented people can inspire you to reach new heights…..

“What the heck?”

Lipstick as a necessary tool for sewing….

Who knew?

“Pump It Up” with Pinterest

Being productive doesn’t always mean cutting and stitching. Sometimes being productive means feeding your creative fire….

Fast and Fun: Re-Purposed T-Shirts

An artistic way to hide middle-aged bellies is to repurpose a t-shirt with more flair and more fabric than the original.