Since I was snowed in for the last two days, I amazed myself and got the “Around the Block II” quilt top done, and then started on my grandson’s 8-year-old birthday quilt. I need to get this quilt done by June, and so I just
My first book, Frazzled Fancies Quilts, and my first quilting pattern, Good Neighbors, are at the printers right now! And soon I will actually be an author! What a long grueling task it was to self-publish these two items. There was a LOT to learn!
This quilt, Home Fires, is one of six which be in my upcoming book, Frazzled Fancies Quilts. The book is taking much longer than I thought, it is quite a learning curve to write and edit and work with a graphic artist. But
This is my quilt “Splendor”, which is one of the six quilts with patterns included in my first book. The title of the book is Frazzled Fancies Quilts and I have sent sent it to my graphic designer, and after a couple of weeks
I have recently completed my seventh quilt in my “Frazzled Fancies” series. They are each made of little pieces of fabric, piled on top of each other, and sewn down to a background with hand embroidery. This one has some pretty blue sky fabric on
This is my most famous “Frazzled Fancies” quilt. Magic Carpet Ride was in an international exhibit and was published in a book “I Remember Mama”. I made this quilt for the “I Remember Mama” competition at the International Quilt Festival. The requirements for the competition
Here is another in my “Frazzled Fancies” series of quilts. Party Line 2008 Here is a close-up of the squares, they are all made of silk in this quilt. (P.S. In December 2014, I published a book Frazzled Fancies Quilts, containing the instructions of how
A few years ago I started a series of quilts I called “Frazzled Fancies”. I take tiny little squares of fancy dressmakers fabrics (silk, velvet, lace, metallic, suiting, linen, etc.) and pile them up and make little decorative squares, about 2″-3″ across. After I make