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The Disintegration of the Persistence of Artichokes

My first entry into this spring’s Bloggers’ Quilt Festival is “The Disintegration of the Persistence of Artichokes.” Those of you that follow me have seen a lot of this quilt, but I thought I’d share some photos from the making … Continue reading

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I’m on the Me Being Crafty podcast!

I’m super honored to be featured today on the Me Being Crafty podcast with Tsoniki Crazy Bull! If you aren’t familiar with the podcast, it’s well worth subscribing to. Tsoniki interviews a lot of different quilty people and talks to … Continue reading

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Bloggers’ Quilt Festival—Main Sequence

I’ve posted about this one recently, but I love this quilt so much I thought I’d enter it into the Bloggers’ Quilt Festival, too. Forgive me if you’ve already seen and read all about it! This quilt is called “Main … Continue reading

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Lone Star quilt finish!

I’ve finished up the lone star quilt I’ve been working on this summer! I was going for southwest colors, and I really like what I ended up with. I used batiks for the star (except for the very center, which is … Continue reading

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A tip for piecing bindings

I apologize for the long radio silence–I’ve been finishing up my dissertation, and the last-minute revisions have eaten up all the time I’d rather have spent quilting! But it’s over now, and I promise that new quilt pictures are coming … Continue reading

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Bloggers’ Quilt Festival

It’s that time of year, when the spring quilt festival happens over at Amy’s Creative Side, and this year I’ve actually got my act together enough to enter a quilt. I blogged about this quilt recently, but here it is … Continue reading

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Tula Pillow

I got some cute pillows for Christmas from my mom last year, but since they were Christmas-themed, I needed something for the rest of the year! So far I’ve only made a cover for the smaller of the two, but … Continue reading

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The Insane Red Artichoke

The traditional guild I’m a part of has issued a challenge to create a quilt using the shape formed by two squares superimposed on each other, one rotated 45 degrees. It’s a shape found often in Islamic art and mosaics. … Continue reading

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Morning’s Born With The Lights Of Love

I said I wasn’t likely to make another double wedding ring quilt, but a flash of inspiration and the motivation provided by the NYC Mod Quilt Guild’s Double Wedding Ring Challenge have me eating my words. So here is: Morning’s Born … Continue reading

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Paper piecing presentation

Here is my presentation from the May meeting of the Modern Athens Quilts guild: Foundation piecing presentation from Sylvia Schaefer And here is the handout I passed out. There are some exercises at the bottom–here are the answers and some … Continue reading

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