A peak inside my crazy brain. More accurately, a look at the process and fun stuff I perpetually create.

Here to both entertain and inspire you.

 
(True confession: my sewing room is rarely this neat.)
Sketchbook for No Consequence Play ideas play sketchbook Dec 15, 2021

No time to sew? No access to your fabric? Just doodle!

I am a HUGE fan of my sketchbook. So much so that, in a fire, I would save my sketchbooks before I saved a single quilt. (Right after the...

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Scandi Village Grows improv play playdate Dec 07, 2021

In the Scandi Village Playdate I cautioned my friends that making these blocks was addictive. Here's some proof.

I truly can't stop making them! If I find 15 minutes in the day I quickly make a...

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Adventure Sewalong Final Reveal adventure sewalong finishing quiltmaking Dec 02, 2021

What a ride! Thank you so much for coming on this adventure with me.

The Quilters' Playcation Adventure Sewalong quilt is all done now. I put the last stitches in the binding just the other day....

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Adventure Sewalong Week 8 - Ready for Binding Nov 24, 2021

Full confession: I did not listen to the group.

In last week's question I wondered whether I should add some hand stitched elements. Based on a suggestion that came while on Instagram Live the top...

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Adventure Sewalong Week 7 - Quilting Stitches adventure sewalong Nov 17, 2021

The people spoke. In between brief family visits and a stomach bug running through the house I started quilting.

My initial thought was to quilt the border and the game board area separately, but...

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Adventure Sewalong Week 6 - Picking Thread and Quilting Patterns adventure sewalong play Nov 10, 2021

She's basted and ready for some quilting action!

I took the morning off of work to baste the Adventure Sewalong quilt. Sadly, the kids were at school and I had to do it by myself. 

Now I need...

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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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