Category Archives: Tips

Two Tip Tuesday – GR show

Hello Grand Rapids!  AQS Quilt Week opens tomorrow.  Will I see you there?  My booth is in the same location as it has been #1021, first isle next to the guild challenge quilts.  The show is beautiful!  I hope you … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – 45 degree seams

Today I want to share some tips when sewing 45 degree seams. These seams happen in sewing a continuous bindings and are found in many of my “Tool” and “Brilliant” patterns. First, below is a photo of two 45 degree … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – Summer Travel and Teal

First! Congrats to Cathy H. You win a Hex-a-ma-jig! I appreciate the comment on the Baby/Tumbling Blocks. It is fun to find these shapes in quilts and always amazed at the 3D effects. (Cathy, I’ll be in touch!) What does … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – on Thursday…motivation?!?

What motivates you???!!??  Getting the Two Tips does for me…even if they are late.  I was trying to get home on Tuesday.  Finally did after two cancelled flights and rerouted through Orlando.  Ugh!  BUT, I love to travel so I … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – Hex-a-ma-jig and Gradient Nuance Knots

Since I last wrote, I taught a class at Emma’s Quilt Cupboard in Franklin, MA!  The class was one of my new patterns “Gradient Nuance Knots” and it uses my Hex-a-ma-jig template!  (The pattern will be on my website very … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – back at it!

I’m back after the brief vacation.  I was an exhibitor at Quilt Market, took a mini vacation, then another 2 trips for family happenings and went to a quilting professional retreat.  Now, here we are!  I’m back on track for … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – Market Prep

As promised I took a photo of my Half Hexie quilt.  All those miters took some time but I love the result! I’ve been busy quilting several other Hex-a-ma-jig quilts.  These quilts/designs are included in the Hex-a-ma-jig instructions.  One tool, … Continue reading

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