Tag Archives: Electric Quilt

Gone to Pieces

I’ve made several quilts this year that I am really proud of. Gone to Pieces is one of them. I designed the quilt but I had no intention of actually making the quilt. But when my design was selected to … Continue reading

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It Will Be a Beauty, But …

I started working on a quilt this weekend for an upcoming issue of McCall’s Quilting. It’s one I designed myself using Electric Quilt 7. I love designing with EQ but because the computer is drawing the blocks and I don’t … Continue reading

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Margaritas in the Snow – A Finished Quilt

I make quilts for several of our company’s publications. Quilters Newsletter, Quiltmaker, McCall’s Quilting and Quick Quilts are all magazines that we produce in our Golden, Colorado, office. When I make something that will be published in one of the … Continue reading

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Which One Will it Be?

I’ll be the first to admit that I get sidetracked easily and I often work on more than one project at once. This week you can see proof of that on my design wall. I had to decide quilt which … Continue reading

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Working on a PIG

In last week’s blog post I talked about having finished a pieced quilt back I’d been working on for several weeks. Often when I finish a big project, I have a hard time figuring out what I want to work … Continue reading

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The Churn Dash Project

I had a great week last week, visiting with my friend Sara Gallegos. She was at our offices filming her new show My First Quilt Show: Beginning Quiltmaking which will begin airing in January. Watch for it and check her … Continue reading

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More about Managing My Stash

I’ve talked before about my method of storing fabric. I have a lot. It’s sorted by color in 60-quart plastic tubs.  When we moved to our new home in March, for the first time in a long time, I saw … Continue reading

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Play Ball!

Weekends are playtime for me – like most of you I imagine. So Monday is a perfect day for me to blog. I’ve usually spent several of my weekend hours working on a project that I can show you. This … Continue reading

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Call Me “Distractible”

I’m going to give you a peek at my sewing life at home. I think when I’m done you’ll understand why I have so many PIGS (Projects in Grocery Sacks).  Maybe this is an effort to self-analyze.  My inability to … Continue reading

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My Hero Today?? My Design Wall

If ever I wondered if it was worth the hassle to create a design wall in our small apartment, this weekend answered that question. I finished the quilt top I was working on. It is the combination of two separate … Continue reading

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