A Sweet Pinwheel Quilt and Summer Ramblings

Don’t let this picture fool you. It’s stinking hot in Oklahoma. And I really shouldn’t complain. It came much earlier last year…and stayed. Without going into my entire medical history ( I have Lupus Nephritis), let’s just say that I can’t deal with the heat. Or the humidity. Or the[Read more]

Defining [mod-ern]: A Modern Quilt Show

Our OKC Modern Quilt Guild had a show last week in a quirky part of OKC known as the 16th Street Plaza District. Entitled, Defining [mod-ern], we tried to explain what modern quilting meant to us. If you talk to five quilters, you’ll get five different answers. I’m still not sure I could clearly[Read more]

Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Spring 2012

The Bloggers’ Quilt Festival at Amy’s Creative Side started today. When you’re looking for a little something relaxing to do, click on over and peruse the hundreds of interesting quilts that will be shown. I always find a lot of inspiration and discover new blogs to follow. I refer to this as[Read more]

Plaid Houndstooth Quilt

I have a love/hate relationship with this quilt. It’s a back-breaking process to trim up those pieced squares, but you just can’t beat the impact of the finished quilt. (Size: approximately 40″ x 55″) I loved my first houndstooth quilt and seriously considered keeping it, but I couldn’t get the idea of[Read more]