Where HAVE you been?

I haven’t been writing on my blog over the past 3 weeks, because I have been indisposed with back pain. I believe I have mentioned it somewhere in a previous post, but for convenience sake I will mention it again here. I have an exceptional back that, most of the time, takes me to great…

Guest Post: Giving Credit Where Credit is Due

Remember my post from last week, where my work was stolen off of Pinterest and is now being used to sell patterns? Well, I have heard back from Pinterest and they removed my pin, from my Pinterest page, because they misread my letter and they thought that I stole the image. I have since showed…

Lessons Learned

This has been a challenging week for me for many reasons. The first is that that A large part of Montana is on fire and the sleepy little town where we reside is literally smack dab in the middle of them all. Now Montana is a large state so although the fires are between 60…

Scrappy Pumpkins

Can a person have too much fun designing quilts? I have to wonder, because I am having a great time. I started this little scrappy pumpkin a few days ago and I keep adding little elements to it and I am having a wonderful time watching it evolve. Creating with scraps is so much fun!…

The Art of the French Seam

There is a fine elegance that can be achieved when making handmade clothing, that cannot be found in department store garments. Unless you are fortunate enough to be able to afford Giorgio Armani, Chanel or DKNY, you will not find quality in the vast array of clothing on the market today. The apparel industry is…