Friday, October 17, 2014

The Nesting Quilt

The new book is evolving....changes include a new title: The Nesting Quilt. Here's another page from the book:
And here's the finished quilt. As you can see, it has changed a bit since Suzie rearranged the pieces! Along the way, I learned a few things about the fun of sewing triangles. Ack!!
The plan is to put the pattern and directions for making this as a free PDF on a site. The book will be out in the spring from Tilbury House. 

Thursday, August 14, 2014

"Nesting" in the works

This summer has been a lovely balance of welcoming friends and family visiting us in Maine, and working in my studio on Nesting. Here's a page with Maya cutting up her old pjs to use in a "nest" quilt that she's making with her Nana for the new baby.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Little Helper

I'm working on a new book called Nesting that will be published by Tilbury House in the Spring. In the story, a child and her grandmother make a quilt. So....I'm making the quilt. Apparently, Suzie has decided I need her input. Here's the before and after of the design:

Tuesday, January 21, 2014


I am not a techy. So for the past two years plus, my website has been woefully outdated. My old pal, David, a marvelous website designer and Renaissance man, came to visit us this weekend. He graciously dusted off my site and set up an easy and nearly fool-proof (even for me!) way for me to update it. So please take a look around and let me know your thoughts.