Zippidy Do Da was one of the classes I taught up at the Quilter’s Affair teaching week as part of the Sisters Outdoor Quilt show week. It was planned as a kids class, but we had lots of grown ups sign up, too! That turned out to be a great combination for me, as everyone’s work inspired each others’ and we had a lot of fun. My youngest student, pictured
The trip to Sister’s Outdoor Quilt Show was amazing, and I have so much to share! I couldn’t have been happier with the beautiful framing job that HighDesert Frameworks! created for my quilted fabric postcard. You will recall my earlier post, where I agonized about working in such a small scale, but it was all worth it because the postcard sold at the full donation price of, wait for it,…
High-Ho, high-ho; it’s off to Oregon I go. La la la la la la la la and all that! One of the classes that I am teaching at the Quilter’s Affair up at Sisters, Oregon, this year is called Zippidy Do Da. The quilt is made up of twelve scrappy, string-pieced, ten-inch blocks. Originally, we wanted to offer a relaxed-style quilting class to young students and kids at the Quilter’s Affair,
Well, I’m now gearing up for going to Sisters, Oregon, this July for the wonderful Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show and The Quilter’s Affair, where wonderful classes go on all week. One of the ways the quilt show gives back to the community is through a fund-raiser called Wish Upon a Card. The project collects money for cancer patients in the area. Being a teacher at The Quilter’s Affair gives me the
I’m a lucky girl! I’ve just returned from a great lecture and a wonderful Dream Chair Workshop with the Moonlight Quilter’s Guild of Santa Rosa. I had a lovely visit with the tremendously talented quilter and author, Judy Matthiesson, and I got to meet my illustrator on Dream Chair Quilts, Mary Flynn! I showed quilts and told stories and, fortunately, everyone laughed at my jokes! I also had a lovely
She’s a busy little monster! Things are very busy for me, the Maverick Quilter, and you can catch up with me in several locations over the next couple of months! First up on my calendar is a home sale down in the Carmel Highlands. Don’t you need a weekend getaway to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula?!? I think you do. My Aunt Colleen is offering her CocoDot Designs little girl dresses and tutus.