• hand basting a quilt top how to
    LEARN,  quilting

    How to hand baste a quilt top

    Learn how to hand baste a quilt top. This is for prepping the quilt either for machine quilting or hand quilting. Hints and tips to help as well! This past year I’ve been attending and actually was the president of the Salt Lake Modern Quilt Guild. It’s been a lot of fun exploring new techniques and styles of quilting. One…

  • Learn to build a shopify store that you love and works without the stress and pain, with a community to guide and help.
    LEARN,  Shopify

    Create a Shop – a Shopify Course

    I’ve been on the internet for quite a while….over 12 years. And in this time, I’ve hopped around on shop platforms like crazy. I’m not really sure why or the reason was around switching and moving so often. I may have felt like it just wasn’t ‘right’ and that certain things bugged me to the point that I would hop…

  • wool pressing mats video with hints and tips for using them
    LEARN,  quilting

    Wool Pressing Mats for Quilting

    Learn how using a wool pressing mat can be wonderful! They are great for all kinds of quilt or sewing projects. I even used it for a Cricut project and it worked perfectly.  I’ll walk you through my set up in the video.  I’ve had the opportunity to use wool pressing mats— and I seriously cannot say enough good things…

  • CREATE,  quilt along

    Garden Walk QAL gathering materials

    Today we will be gathering your supplies.   Kind of seems simple, but really- the supplies (the fabrics you choose) are going to really affect the quilt. The first one I made featured wool applique as well as more of a ‘civil war’ theme.  The prints were darker and I used a lot of ‘medium’ toned fabrics. The second quilt top…