Creating With Hunter’s Star Studio 180 Design Tool

I no longer want to stick to patterns.  I love the idea of creating my own.  That’s why I love the tools at http://www.studio180design.net/.  Once you learn the tools, you are free to try your own designs.  I have made Deb Tucker’s “Hot Flash” quilt and two “Masquerade” table runners. “Hot Flash” made with William Morris… Continue reading Creating With Hunter’s Star Studio 180 Design Tool

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Quilt Beginnings

The first quilter I knew was my grandmother.  She and my grandfather had lake cottages in Northern Wisconsin.  The antique brass and  wooden beds were covered with my grandmother’s quilts.   I spent every summer there swimming and fishing in the lake, warming by a fire, eating my grandmother’s wonderful German food, and snuggling down… Continue reading Quilt Beginnings