Thursday, January 19, 2012

Machine Quilting for the First Time

Front view of first attempt to machine quilt

I am working on a project that needs to be completed by Saturday and I am attempting to teach myself to machine quilt. I thought it would be somewhat easy to do. I have my quilting foot and darning plate on the machine and this is how the first test worked out. It doesn't look too bad to me for my first try. But then you turn it over and this is what you get...

Wednesday, January 11, 2012


Work in progress

Changes are coming! I am currently working to update this blog to encompass more than just the quilting I do. Stick around and see what's on the horizon. It won't be too long.

Sunday, January 1, 2012

Welcome to 2012

"We will open the book. It's pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and it's first chapter is New Year's Day."
                       Edith Lovejoy Pierce