Tag Archives: quilting

Log Cabin quilt class

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It has been a week of struggles here in Tulsa at the Studio. My back is still giving me some problems. I am doing all the right things and it just takes time for it to heal. The weather has been odd, somewhere between blizzard and Tahiti. Which is pretty typical for Oklahoma this time of year. I never know whether… Read more »

Scrap Busting with Quilts

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Quilts are a time honored way to use scraps. These quilts were made by the women in my family, Grandmothers and Great- Grandmothers and I think one Great-Great Grandmother.   This sun bonnet sue is one of my favorites.     My Grandma was a member of a quilting group. They would meet once a week or month and quilt… Read more »

Love’s Labor

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There are certain rules that should be followed when sewing a quilt. 1. Always use a quality cotton fabric as the backing, never a twin sheet.  A twin sheet might be cheaper but you get what you pay for. 2. Always use fabric of about the same quality. 3. Always quilt the quilt as close as the label says you… Read more »

Things I will do with scraps!

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I know, I have pinned a bunch of things that I will do with scraps….lots of ideas. Well, I have started looking at different ideas and I have come up with some ideas that I definitely want to do…and some that I have tried. So here we go! I have this things for quilts. I like these but in a large size… Read more »