Another one to share….

Sharing the latest quilt ……was asked to quilt for a new friend and fellow artist….loved her colors choices and I had so much fun in the negative space…I have this pattern and so want to make it now!……on to the next one…no gardening today…..a great way to spend a rainy day….#freemotionquilting

Classes updated

My class schedule has been updated through June 28,2017 I have added some new classes in which students will be able to progress with their ruler work as well as their free motion skills….hoping all  are staying warm and quilting till their hearts are content….image

IMG_3520I had the  pleasure  of spending  last evening with a great group of quilters… The Central PA Machine Quilters Guild…in Bloomsburg , PA. These quilters were so kind and receptive to my presentation on ….How to custom quilt your quilt..”Thinking outside the Block”.  This was an interactive program….quilters brought some lovely finished quilts and we worked together and discussed possible quilting designs…allover designs to mid custom designs…..Thank you ladies for a most wonderful evening ……it ended way too quickly…..you were all amazing….so much talent in this group of quilters….THANK YOU!IMG_3519..

New class ….ruler work to the next level…..

img_3504Working currently on a new class sample. the nine patch….will be offered this upcoming class schedule….on June 28 th…I will be referencing Lisa Calle’s book Divide and Design  as inspiration….(required for class)  It is a lovely book….this class will include design work,ruler work and free motion…students will piece a simple nine patch block wallhanging and then in class will design their own intricate designs in the negative space of the piece….just another way  of looking at  things… Love ❤️ quilting this way…..this is the basis of my  guild lecture…”Thinking outside the Block”……I will be posting this class and a few new ones shortly……..#loverulerwork #freemotionquilting

Sharing…..

I have been busy getting caught up…..like that will ever happen….sharing another finished quilt pieced by good friend Laura Baumgardner…..love the black and cream combination…..loved quilting this one……now onto the next one…img_3484img_3485

Hello 2017

img_3425Sharing the current quilt on the long arm..pieced by close friend Laura B. She allows me to do my creative thing…combining ruler work, and free motion custom work….this is one of many quilts lately….trying to piece for church and guild for our outreach programs as well…….8 pieced to date since the New Year…..just trying to do my part……..hoping to get  caught up …developing new technique classes for all my wonderful students out there….hope this year has been kind so far…….see you all soon!