Cynthia England Is Coming to Louisville!
Cynthia England is an incredibly talented landscape quilt artist. Her quilts are so realistic and they look like you could just walk right into them. Cynthia’s most recognized quilt, Piece and Quiet, was chosen as one of the “The Twentieth Century’s Best American Quilts” in 2000. She has also won TWO Best of Show awards […]
Internet Quilting Guild Crayon Challenge
I got back recently from my annual internet quilting guild retreat. We had a WONDERFUL time and the show & tell was AMAZING! Each year we have a different challenge and this year we drew crayons to determine what color we’d be assigned for our next challenge quilt. I had big hopes when I stuck […]
Bettye’s Lone Star
Show and Tell is my absolute favorite time during my local quilt guild meeting. All that eye candy is just wonderful! I love seeing how much talent all the women around me have- they are amazing! Well, there is one lady in my guild who rarely shares her quilts during Show and Tell. I’ve always […]
Sondra’s Quilt from a Mark Lipinski Workshop
Sondra is in my quilt guild and she recently attended a workshop by Mark Lipinski. Someday I hope to meet him, as his sense of humor makes me giggle. He has a fabulous magazine which I tried to subscribe to through Amazon but after waiting a YEAR to get the first magazine delivered, I cancelled […]
I’ve Been Selected As A Star Quilter!
My local guild nominated me as a Kentucky Star Quilter! Check it out at the Kentucky Quilter’s Day Out Blog!
Strip Quilt from Jelly Roll with Trapunto
Way back when the quilting bug first bit, I searched around Louisville for a quilting group or guild. I can’t remember now how I found out about the Louisville Nimble Thimbles but from my first meeting, I was sold. The women in my guild are some of the most incredibly friendly and knowledgeable quilters I […]
Garden Beauty and Dragonflies Buzzing About
I finished it! This Garden Trellis quilt is so special to me. All the charm squares in it are from my internet quilt guild. My internet guild send quilty flowers to the members when they need a pick me up. So these are my flowers! I pieced this at the retreat I went to a few weeks ago. […]
Jacob’s Ladder Block Lotto Winner!
I went to a fabo quilt retreat last week in St. Louis. I don’t have the words to express how much fun, laughter, learning and fellowship we enjoyed. This yearly retreat is the highlight of my quilty year. Plus, this year I won one of the block lottos! Everyone makes the chosen block in the […]