Displaying Vintage Quilt Top Segments

On a recent trip through a local thrift store I saw these vintage quilt displays made out of old mirror frames. I love them! What an incredible idea. Don’t you love how it enhances both the mirror frame and the quilt top. This would be especially effective on a quilt top that has holes or […]

Father’s Day in Heaven Must Be a Busy Place

“…If I could get another chance, another walk, another dance with him, I’d play a song that would never ever end. How I’d love, love, love, to dance with my father again … Never dreamed that he would be gone from me. If I could steal one final glance, one final step, one final dance […]

What the heck is this?

When we moved into our house there were a few things left from the former owner. This item is hanging on the garage wall. Could someone tell me what the heck it is?

Halloween In Review

  This year we went up to a farm in Indiana to pick our own pumpkins. The field was HUGE! RocketMan decided you get more points if the pumpkin is bigger than your head. We took Granny with us. This is on the tractor ride out to the fields. Here are the three winners headed […]

Thread Addict On Display

Hello. My name is Angela and I am a thread addict.Every color, every kind, every size (well, mostly cones). I adore thread. Opening a box of new thread is like peering into a candy shop.And now (insert drum roll here) I have a beautiful condo for my little thread friends! For the last few years […]

Kentucky Quilter’s Day Out

This Saturday is the annual Kentucky Quilter’s Day Out quilt show in Louisville, KY. All of the 15 quilt guilds in this area of Ky are getting together for a quilt show, judging, door prizes and tons of vendors. I’ll have a booth there, too! KY Quilter’s Day Out will be from 10-3 at the […]

“Stories In Hand” Class with Jessica Sprague

I’ve been taking the Stories In Hand online class from JessicaSprague.com and loving her teaching style. Today was the last day and I’m going to miss it. Here’s the photoshop layout of a digital scrapbook page I made with her online tutorial. Don’t I look oh-so-computer-savy? She really makes it easy and I learned a […]

My New Fleet

Check out my new Quilted Joy signs for my car!

I got some magnetic signs to adorn my car as well as my parent’s. I’ve got a fleet now! I’ve been kinda quiet this week because I’ve been working on a custom quilt. I finished it today and I’m really happy with it. I can’t wait for my client to see it- she’s gonna LOVE […]