Outer Space Theme Quilt Design – Blast Off!

Six years ago, my niece chose an outer space theme for her son Ethan’s nursery.  She asked me to design a quilt and coordinating wall art, and I was thrilled!  I jumped right in and designed Outer Space Adventure – a fun, bright quilt that combines applique and patchwork techniques.  Two coordinating needlepoint canvases were […]

Applique Tutorial: Make Easy Appliques

This easy applique tutorial was originally part of my Team Spirit quilt pattern.  Now I share it as a separate FREE tutorial for anyone to use.  Create your own applique patterns of any size! As far as I know, it’s fine to create a pattern/project from any image you like.  Just don’t try to sell […]

Are You Ready for Some Football?

Are you ready for some football? If you love football as much as I do, you ARE ready!  A chill in the air (unless you live in Florida!), cheerleaders, drill teams and school bands…and NFL Fantasy Football!  I love it all – getting together with friends to watch the games, nibbling on delicious snacks, and […]