8 Simple Free-Motion Quilting designs – using ONE basic motion

Free Motion Quilting Designs

Last year, I created this video showing 8 simple Free-Motion Quilting designs that you can make using one basic motion. If you learned cursive writing … [Continue reading]

How to Prepare your Quilt for Quilting

How to Prepare your Quilt for Quilting

After you've pieced your quilt top, it is time to quilt it! But how do you prepare your quilt for quilting? I've teamed up with Fave Quilts to make … [Continue reading]

How to make a T-shirt quilt from start to finish

It has been a couple years since I filmed my how to make a t-shirt quilt series. Time for an updated video! I got together with my friends at Prime … [Continue reading]

Blithe Blog Tour

Blithe Fabrics EPP Pillow

I'm so excited to be part of Katarina Roccella's Blithe Blog Tour! I've been a long-time fan of her whimsical fabric designs, and I have been a fan of … [Continue reading]

Pokemon Halloween Costumes

pokemon costumes

I thought I'd share our family Halloween Costumes this year. My boys, in all the Pokemon Craze, decided they wanted to be Pikachu and Raichu for … [Continue reading]

10 Reasons why this Mom Loves Pokemon Go

Pokemon Go is a new app that launched for Android and iOS platforms about a week ago. Chances are, you've heard about it, or you're living under a … [Continue reading]

Glory: Scrappy Flag Quilt Pattern

close up of Glory scrappy flag quilt

Happy 4th of July! A couple weeks ago, I had an idea for a Scrappy Flag Quilt. I went to my fabric stash and pulled assorted reds, then pulled out my … [Continue reading]

How to Host a Party at a Party Place

How to Host a Party at a Party Place - all the tips to make your party a success!

Usually, we have birthday parties for our kids at our house. We have a kid-friendly home, and enjoy having people over. Our new house isn't quite as … [Continue reading]

R2D2 Quilt

this R2D2 Quilt really shines - and is super easy to make!

My kids are crazy for Star Wars, and their favorite droid is R2D2. Which is why I made them this fun R2D2 quilt to hang on their wall. It is very … [Continue reading]

Working with Multiple Colors of DecoFoil

using multiple colors of decofoil

As a member of the Thermoweb Design Team, I've been working with the iCraft Decofoils since before they were available to consumers. I've had lots of … [Continue reading]