To celebrate the new Northcott line of Shimmer fabric and the fact that they are using one of my designs to help promote it….. I’ve got a couple of kits looking for a home, would you like one?
Finally got the beading done, pictures taken, pattern and diagrams finished. For some reason this one had to sit for awhile. It is another in the Fabulous Flowers series, a series designed to introduce embellishing on small quilt projects. I have lots of students who are curious about yarns and beading on quilts and have […]
Today is the day the latest version of Quilters Newsletter Magazine hits the stands. Northcott has taken out a quarter page spread to promote their new Shimmer fabric line and look what they chose to feature! I will be running a promotion to win the pattern and kit to make the quilt, interested? Details will […]
Last fall I designed a nice bright quilt for Northcott featuring a new tulip variety, the “El Nino” (pattern number QQ121 or Northcott PTN1211-10). It showcased their new Shimmer fabric and has met with good success. I brought the sample to The Quilting Quarters to show it off before sending away and one of our […]
I’ve been very quiet the last few weeks working on a bunch of new designs, new patterns and a new-look web site. I think I see the light at the end of the tunnel! The web site has a different look, and now has PayPal (I’m getting better at this technology stuff). I’m still trying […]
Well, the bag is done, now to finish writing the pattern…… That will have to wait until Tuesday because I am working on two designs for some new Northcott fabric due out soon. It looks like rocks and I am having way too much fun playing with it!
The new pattern is finally ready! Featuring the Northcott Shimmer fabrics, this one is a quick, small “arty” quilt to have fun with. There will be a similar one in the Fabulous Flowers series with beads and stuff, but I kind of like it plain too! It measures 14X22″. One design down, four in progress, […]
It’s been one month since I started on this grand adventure and what a ride it has been! The website is slowly getting to what I had hoped it would look like, I have a FB page and am starting to see activity on my pattern and workshops. Almonte Print Shop has been amazing in […]