Jaime’s Quilt

Jenna and her son Jaime were searching the internet in hopes of finding a quilt to replace Jaime’s worn childhood comforter that had a sailboat appliqué on it. Jaime is a special needs teenager (autistic) and his baby blanket has always been a comfort to him especially when he was sick or sad. They came […]


Ashleigh’s Wonky Quilt

I recently had an order from my daughter Sarah’s co-worker Alecia. She wanted to surprise her daughter with a quilt for her 16th birthday. I decided the wonky pieced pattern that I had made for Sarah would be perfect for Ashleigh as well. This pattern is very young and contemporary in my opinion. I chose […]


Handmade Afghans Project, Rectangle 6×9

I have come across another wonderful volunteer organization that makes and donates knitted and crocheted afghans to our wounded veterans. Rectangle 6 x 9 asks for donations of just that; acrylic rectangles of 6” x 9” in solid, variegated and neutral colors. Four times a year there is a “put together event” where the rectangles […]

American Angel Comfortghan Completed

American Angels Comfortghan Completed

I finally completed the “comfortghan” that I committed to make as a member of American Angels. I had the option of sending it to either the army medical center in Texas or directly to Iraq. The postage is the same for either hospital. The U.S. address: US Brooke Army Medical Center ATTN: Gift Coordinator Amputee […]

Sarahs Wonky Quilt

Sarah’s Wonky Piecing Quilt

I recently made a lap quilt for my daughter Sarah. She wanted a quilt in black, white and turquoise and I wanted to make a quilt that was fast, fun and easy. I had taken a class given by authors Jane Davila and Elin Waterson from their book “Art Quilt Workbook.” This book is inspirational […]

Kellys Baby String Quilt Patch

Quilt for Kelly’s Baby

My good friend of many years just recently gave a baby shower for her daughter Kelly. Kelly’s first baby is due in October. I met Pam when Kelly was a year old and my daughter Sarah was a newborn and we lived in the same apartment building. It is hard to believe Pam’s baby is […]