Tag: long arm quilting

The Birches

I think this quilt would be categorized as modern — big 9″ blocks, and very graphic birch trees.  I originally planned to use a boxy, straight line type of quilting pattern on it, but when I asked Mark’s opinion, he chose this one, with…

Halloween Leftovers

I’m about a month behind on my holidays this year.  I had grand ideas of finishing this cute spider web quilt for Halloween, but I didn’t start it until the middle of October, and didn’t realize I had chosen a pattern with a LOT…

First Fruits

Well, I’ve just completed my first actual quilt on the long arm!  I’ve been practicing on inexpensive sheets, and finally got my nerve up to quilt a small baby quilt top that I pieced earlier.  Ta daa!  This one will go to Wee Care,…

Keep on keepin’ on

There is something to be said for quiet and routine daily life.  Not that we’re not busy – far from it, in fact – with housecleaning, grocery shopping, oil changes, lawn mowing, cooking, and laundry – all of which can appear to be boring…

Expansion!

I wish I had some new quilts to post about, but truth be told, I haven’t had a chance to sew or quilt for several weeks. I’ve been busy, nonetheless!  Since daughter Brittany and grandson Damien have moved out on their own and vacated…