Category Archives: Art Quilts

Fabulous Rayna Gilman Workshops

This week I was lucky enough to spend 2 days in workshops with Rayna Gilman. I’ve admired her truly amazing quilts for a long time. Bits ‘n’ Pieces Quilt Guild brought her to St. Louis.         The … Continue reading

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It’s all about finishing!

Since my last post, I’ve been very focused on finishing some projects that have been lingering on the to do list for far too long. First, I finished the pieces that I started in the Deborah Boschert workshop. The small … Continue reading

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January Retreat #2 Continued

Wow, life since the Bits ‘n’ Pieces retreat has been just plain hectic! I’m trying to make a deadline for my current consulting project for OASIS and writing time has consumed all of my sewing time! I haven’t even been … Continue reading

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PMQ Retreat January 2013

It’s now day 3 of the annual January retreat of the Piece Mill Quilters. We have 15 women designing, creating, talking, sharing, eating and have a grand time. As usual, I brought many more projects than I could possibly get … Continue reading

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Time to Sew

  I carved out a little time to sew this week.  I started a new Stupendous Stitching piece and had fun with my decorative stitches and yarn collection. I also quilted the bat quilt that I made at retreat. This … Continue reading

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Return from Houston!

Wow, I spent 8 days in Houston for Quilt Market and Quilt Festival. I spent time with good friends, learned about new products and fabrics, took classes, enjoyed the beautiful weather and did some shopping. I also walked miles and … Continue reading

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Houston!

I’m on my way tomorrow to Houston! I’ll be spending a week learning, shopping, seeing friends I don’t see very often and looking at quilts. At market, I’m going to attend Schoolhouse, sample spree and a couple of classes. I’ll … Continue reading

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Snippets from Retreat

I had so much fun at retreat last week that I forgot to take many pictures! I worked on several projects. I made blocks for my block exchange group. I made this cute St. Louis tote bag. It came in … Continue reading

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Finally, I Finished It!

Life hasn’t left too much time to sew in recent weeks, but I did finish a couple of items. The current challenge for my art quilt group, The Rambling River Art Quilters, is called Seeing Red. We received a piece … Continue reading

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The Joy of Finished Projects

Last weekend was pretty productive because the snow storm kept me at home! I finished two of the smaller projects on my to-do list. The first is Sunrise Tree.   I started this last year in a four-day workshop with … Continue reading

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