Row-by-Row Kits for Sale

| November 6, 2019

Now that the 2019 Row-by-Row event has ended, all patterns and kits are available for purchase online. If you are interested in buying any patterns or kits please contact me buy email at The 2019 pattern “ROC Vineyards” and 2018 patterb “ROC ‘n Roll” are now available for $10 each plus shipping & handling. [...]

Summer Solstice Sale 6/21 – 6/23

| June 17, 2018

Thursday is Summer Solstice, or the longest day of the year. Have you been noticing how late it stays light? Thursday is also the first day of the Row by Row Experience, so to celebrate both, I decided to have a sale. I will be open later on Thursday (2 p.m. till 7 p.m.) so [...]

Makers Gonna Make Retreat, June 1 – 3

| May 24, 2018

Boy do I need a distraction from life! In mid April my 93-year old mom had a stroke. Fortunately I was sitting right next to her when it happened and got her to the hospital immediately, but quite scary to say the least. Good news…she pulled through, has her mobility and speech back and is [...]


| February 16, 2018

Some of you have maybe heard rumors that Coats & Clark, owners of Free Spirit/Westminster Fabrics will be out of the fabric business as of May 1. I got the news through an email Monday that the rumors are true and that they are filling past orders but will no longer be printing/selling fabrics. I’m [...]

2017 Handmade Holiday Retreat, October 27 – 29

| September 13, 2017

Join me at my studio for a weekend of fun with other makers. We will be making 6 handmade items, all which would make a perfect holiday gift. Learn techniques for working with some of the newest fabrics like Kraft-Tex, a eco-friendly leather-like paper fabric that is washable and can be sewn. The weekend includes [...]

Indulge Yourself

| June 6, 2012

We all need to treat ourselves once in awhile.  And what better way to indulge yourself than to treat yourself to a weekend away from all of the stress and pressure of everyday life?  Picture yourself sitting one of these Adirondack chairs looking out over beautiful Canandaigua Lake.  This is the setting at Bristol Harbour [...]