How to buy a new sewing machine

Are you in the market for a new sewing machine? If you are interested in quilting, crafting, or dressmaking, this list will help you make the investment a wise one.  A cheap sewing machine will only frustrate and discourage you, so buy the best machine you can afford. If you have a limited budget, it… Continue reading How to buy a new sewing machine


After a 4-year detour into a “real job”, I am returning to full-time teaching and quiltmaking. I learned a lot during that time, and the income was a blessing, but I now have the opportunity to do what I always dreamed of  – develop this part of my life. I am listing more on etsy… Continue reading GloryQuilts!

Winter again… with quilts and knitting, whenever I can fit them in. This whole business of working 40 hours a week really interferes with my creative processes. I barely have time to make a mess before I have to stop. I have also invested heavily in scrapbooking and cardmaking supplies. Jennie and I had fun

Who will be cushioning pins??

SKATE! Send me your mailing address, and I will send you this pretty pincushion! Thanks!