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I don't know about you, but I am ready for warm weather, sunshine, and time spent outside! A few of us over on Instagram have been sharing some of our vintage sewing machines. I posted a photo of this beauty,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at The Little Red Hen
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So many good things to share today. It seems we have survived the longest winter and there is hope for spring. I've continued to take photos of these chairs all winter and have them collected in a set for easy... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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Hello, hello, is anybody still out there? This has been one heck of a winter. We still have about two feet of snow on the ground but at least we have sunshine and blue skies today. I recently treated myself... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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I joined another online quilt bee this year. I really look forward to getting to know some of these great ladies and fabulous quilters a little better this year. This weekend I spend some time playing in the scrap bin... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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I know many quilters were inspired by the "Infinite Variety:Three Centuries of Red and White Quilts" show sponsored by the American Folk Art Museum in 2011. I certainly was. I made a high energy red and white quilt last year... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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The latest issue of Fat Quarterly is available today! Go get yours, it has lots of great scrappy projects in it, including this one of mine! I am SO glad I can finally share it with you! I worked on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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It's official, southeast Michigan has had the snowiest January on record. Crazy. We've had our share of snow, cold, wind, and snow drifts. B has been enjoying the snow for skiing. He even got Miss P her own ski gear... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
I just heard from Gwen Marston that her lecture from the Dennos Museum exhibit opening ceremony is online. Pour a cup of tea and enjoy the lecture. Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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If you happen to be anywhere near Traverse City, Michigan before April 27, you will want to stop by the Dennos Museum Center to see the exhibit Gwen Marston: Contemporary Quilts. I'm kicking myself for missing the opening yesterday. You... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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We are back from a week of cleaning out and preparing my mother-in-law's house to go on the market. It's a lovely mid century home in northern Virginia. After all the cleaning and moving there and seeing the house stripped... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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I finally finished the quilt that consumed much of my fall. It's a queen size scrap quilt and the full quilt and directions will be featured in the next issue of Fat Quarterly. Watch for it. The entire issue is... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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Our winter break is fast coming to an end. We have enjoyed our time away from the routine of work and school. We had a bit of snow, played games, stayed up too late, and slept in a lot. j... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2014 at The Little Red Hen
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The lucky winner of a signed copy of Megan's book Quilting Isn't Funny is.... drumroll please... Archie the Wonder Dog!!! Congratulations! Email me your address and Megan will ship out a copy of her book right to your door! The... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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Boy, it's been quiet around here lately. I've been working on some secret sewing lately and I'm eager to share it with you - but just not yet. One of the things I've been working on is a big queen... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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Megan Dougherty, of the Bitchy Stitcher, wrote a book! This is a collection of her humorous essays. Megan's essays cover everything from the hilarious history of quilting to a run down of a recent quilt guild meeting - I think... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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I've been wanting to share this quilt with you but I needed some helpers to hold it for photographing. D was eager to help as long as he got to climb out on the roof of the barn. Hm. This... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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Here's a little peek at some recent sewing progress. I've ditch stitched the whole quilt and added some little pebbles for texture. I'm still deciding on how to quilt the larger open spaces in this one. The last few days,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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A bit of birthday fun from my sister. Can you read the dates? Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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I ran out of thread just before finishing the quilt. More thread ordered. I wish my local quilt shop carried ALL the Aurifil colors. Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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Things have been a bit hectic around here. I hope to get back to regular posting soon. B has been clearing out his mom's house and getting it fixed up, painted, and ready for sale. I'm trying to merge some... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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Miss P finished her costume last night just after bed time. Whew. She thought it was a lot of work and there may have been some unhappy words at the thought of HAND sewing the snaps and inner ties. In... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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I'm back from a whirlwind trip to Houston for fall Quilt Market. I haven't fully digested it all yet but I wanted to share some of my favorites from the antique booths. You all know I have a weakness for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at The Little Red Hen
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Look at this!!! I love the new "widescreen" fabric from Carolyn Friedlander. Robert Kaufman sent me some to try out on a couple of quilts I'm making. This fabric is 108 inches wide! It fits nicely on the longarm and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at The Little Red Hen