Shoptober Fest

| September 27, 2011

I always enjoy checking out new or new-to-me quilt shops.  And what better way than on a shop hop.  This weekend, Wednesday (September 28) – Saturday (October 1), is the Shoptober Fest shop hop in the Rochester/Buffalo area.  The theme is “with charms and chocolate” and each store will be handing out chocolate and a [...]


| September 12, 2011

This past week were the sale sign-up days at my house and at Jackie Lynn’s.  Thanks to everyone who turned out.  It was good seeing everyone and I’m looking forward to getting back to teaching.  Congratulations to Fran Allen-Fintel, Paula Ange, Alicia Giroud and Terry Johnson for winning the drawings for the Handmade Holiday tablerunner [...]

New Class from Just One Fabric

| September 5, 2011

Remember the Wonderful 1 Fabric Quilt class?  Well, author Kay Nickols has come up with a new book, Wonderful 1 Fabric Curves. So naturally, I had to try making a Wonderful 1 Fabric Curve quilt.  This quilt, like the original one, uses wallpaper stripe fabric.  It works especially well with any of the Jackie Robinson [...]