Olivine Tulip And Sweden

  Olivine Tulip pattern on Etsy   A real quick quilting update before I dive into the next part of our Sweden journey.  I’m  not sure if you remember that a couple of months ago I started working on a stained-glass-themed quilt using Downton Abbey fabrics.  I was very surprised to win the Pantone Quilt Challenge, 2014 with a quilt I made for my kitty when he was ill.  I got a gift.. Read More

Selenite Clematis And A Few More Drawings

  Selenite Clematis pattern on Etsy  I continue to sew the blocks for my stained glass flower quilt using the Downton Abbey fabrics.  I was looking up different varieties of dogwood flowers one day when I came across a picture of a four-petal white Clematis.  Right then I knew I had my next flower quilt pattern. I wasn’t very sure about using the black fabric for the flower, but I really.. Read More

Pretty Packages

  Colonial House pattern on Etsy   I had a very nice, long holiday break, and I hope all of you had the same.  Rather than spending a lot of time sewing, I did lots of other things instead.  One of them was to start teaching my husband how to draw.   Of course I sat a little with the sewing machine during the holidays and started on this quilted wintry wall.. Read More