10 Simple Things (7) - Practice Your Quilting First encouragement finishing machine quilting tips May 05, 2022

You completed the onerous step of basting your quilt now you are ready to dive in with the quilting. Hold up, wait a minute.

Machine quilting can be both infuriating and exhilarating. One way to...

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Scandi Village Update play playdate Mar 30, 2022

You knew I couldn't stop playing. You just knew it.

A handful of trees here and there. A house or two in some stolen minutes in the sewing room. It was fun, playful, relaxing to make some blocks...

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2022 Adventure Sewalong - 12 Weeks Down adventure sewalong Mar 24, 2022

Hard to believe we are 12 weeks in to the year already!

Our house is in Covid quarantine after 4/5 of us got sick in the last two weeks. I am still fighting it but found some energy to sew this...

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Play Disguised As Learning encouragement play Mar 10, 2022

Did you realize that trying something new is play? Trying something hard is play as well.

Me? I'm at improv quilter. Heck, I have a whole virtual trunk show on how improv is my love language. So...

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10 Simple Things (6) - Make Precise Pivots encouragement finishing machine quilting Mar 03, 2022

Still talking about machine quilting and today's tip applies to both straight line and free motion quilting.

Do your best to make precise pivots when you quilt. Slow down as you approach the...

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A reminder to myself to PLAY more adventure sewalong play Feb 24, 2022

As is usual, I got caught up in work and family and felt all the energy draining. It was time to play!

It might seem silly, that I don't remember to play when I pretty much preach it constantly....

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Play for the Fun of Playing

There are no expectations on Quilters’ Playcation. Show up for yourself, hang out, sew as little or as much as you want. Nothing you sew on Playcation has to turn into anything. This is all about giving back to yourself and playing for the sake of playing. 

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