Author Archives: Barb

A Machine Pieced Star

I confess.  I love hand piecing.  In fact, you could say I’m pretty much a hand piecing snob.  My relationship with my sewing machine is not what it used to be.  Of course, this could be because when I walk … Continue reading

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The Boy Grew Up

And he grew up way, way too fast.  What happened to my little kitten?  Sigh.  They don’t remain kittens very long. Remember this picture?  Taken on Oct 29th of last year.  When he was just 7 weeks old. And a … Continue reading

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More Inklingo Star Fun

I’m stuck on stars.  Inklingo Stars.  You can’t believe how much fun they are to make.  Each one a surprise as you stitch them together. Remember this block?  My first Inklingo Star.  I started this quilt after Cathi threw down … Continue reading

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New Project, Old Fabric & the Gauntlet

It’s all Linda’s fault.  Oh, and Cathi’s.  Linda is the genius behind the wonderful quilting tool called Inklingo.  But I’m getting ahead of myself. It all started last Saturday.  I was calmly minding my own business, reading my emails and … Continue reading

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Alaska – Meet Jasmine

OK – I’m not in Alaska any more.  But I sure wish I were!  It’s hot in Texas.  I know you’re surprised.  And the weather is perfect in Alaska.  Not sure I’d say that in 6 months, but I think … Continue reading

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