How's that for a nondescript title?! I know I haven't posted in a while but I have been working on some things. I managed to get my Initiatives quilt finished but unfortunately I can't show you that yet –you'll have to wait for the big reveal day on 1/15/09 on the Fiberactions blog to [...]
You all know that I'm a big fan of Mistyfuse and that it's the only fusible product that I use in my studio and recommend to my students and anyone else who will listen. Along with using a lot of Mistyfuse I also use a lot (okay a ton,actually so much that my husband [...]
Have you seen this new product out by Superior Threads?
I was curious so I bought some. It sort of resembles a polyester lining fabric. You stitch it to your fabric,blast it with some steam and it shrinks up and creates some fabulous texture. I played with it today and I love it! [...]
The new Two Creative Studios block of the month is now available! Here's my version:
You'll find the directions for the new block here.
And Terri has a new free project sheet that you're going to want to print out. Recently she blogged about some fabulous fabrics she dyed in one bucket:
Geometric 1 –19"x33", Mistyfuse'd raw edge appliqué,machine quilted. This picture doesn't really do it much justice,it's much more exciting in person.
I really enjoyed putting this piece together which is why I've labeled it "1". I think I will do a series of quilted fabric collages in this [...]
how's that for a blog post title? I've got a bunch of stuff to post about so that seemed to be the most fitting title.
First:I thought I'd give you a preview of what the winner of the second block of the month for Two Creative Studios will win on the 15th of this [...]
It's been ages since I made a bag. So long in fact I can't remember the last time I made one but when I saw the new Sweetwater fabrics in the last Pink Chalk Fabrics newsletter I knew right away I had to get some to make a bag with.
I put the finishing touches on another quilt this morning:
"night blooms"22"x26" I am finding that with each quilt I finish I learn something new. With this one I learned that there really is a difference in quilt battings and I found one that I will not use again!
Speaking of quilts…[...]