My Quilt Guild
A Little About me….Hi!
I am the Online Services and Instruction Librarian at San Diego Mesa College, I have a doctorate in Education Technology from Pepperdine University. When not quilty/sewing I like to do Muay Thai kickboxing :-)
Category Archives: Work-in-Progress
WIP Wednesday with Snowmen
Once again I am linking my WIP Wednesday to the Freshly Pieced blog where many many of us post and share progress on any Wednesday we can make it 🙂 This last weekend I went to a sewing retreat at … Continue reading
Posted in Christmas Quilt, Sewtopia, snow man quilt, Work-in-Progress Tagged Christmas Quilt, scrappy sprouts, Sew-In, Sewtopia, snow man quilt, Work-in-Progress 1 Comment
WIP Wednesday with Sprouts!
For once I am going to actually be part of Freshly Pieced Work In Progress (WIP) Wednesday. You can go here to see all the amazing posts. So last weeks sprouts that looked like this Has now changed to this … Continue reading
Posted in Foundation Piecing, Paper Piecing, Work-in-Progress Tagged foundation piecing, scrappy sprouts, Work-in-Progress 7 Comments
Home Again Home Again
So I had the time of my life in Amsterdam, Paris, Berlin, Dresden, Budapest and Prague! I can’t say which place I liked best…too hard Not that sewing did not get done the picture above is from a train, not … Continue reading
Some Economy Blocks (aka Square in a Square)
At the last meeting of the San Diego Modern Quilters Guild I gave a demo on Foundation Piecing (also known as Paper Piecing, not to be confused with English Paper Piecing…yeesh). I started with a demo of the easiest block … Continue reading
Posted in Paper Piecing, Work-in-Progress Tagged economy blocks, foundation piecing, Paper Piecing, Work-in-Progress 2 Comments
WIP Friday…Where Did Wednesday Go?
Yeah, yeah I know the quilty blogoshpere posts their WIP’s on Wednesday. At this point in my dissertation progress I’m lucky to post anything. In fact, this morning I am using my post as a writing warm up. I have … Continue reading
English Paper Piecing Progress
I am in the throws of finishing the rough draft of my last chapter for my dissertation (while I work full time) so time has been of the essence. Therefore…not getting a whole of sewing done. That being said I … Continue reading
What? Another Project!
Okay, so here’s the story: I went to North Carolina with my husband to visit his family for Christmas. While there I noticed my sister-in-law looking through etsy and the what not at quilts to purchase. You see, as a … Continue reading
Posted in Big(ger) Quilting Projects, New Fabric, Work-in-Progress Tagged New Fabric, Pinwheel Panache, SIL Quilt, Work-in-Progress 2 Comments
English Paper Piecing While Watching Downton Abbey
Back in September my mother and I took a trek to Las Vegas for the Riley Blake Fabric Fest! It was a great retreat and if they offer it again I would go in a heartbeat. One of the classes … Continue reading
September Modern QAL and Progress
Here she is This month’s block was called Escalator. If you look at my compadres blocks at And Sew We Craft you’ll notice, as usual, mine is a bit of a departure. However, it does fit nicely with the rest … Continue reading
A Finish! …and progress
The big news is I finished my first quilt! It’s the bug jar Here’s a pic of the finished top. Just a stitch in the ditch quilting technique to get my feet wet. Here’s a nice mitered corner that I … Continue reading