Seven Hawaiian Quilts and a Dilemma – Update

Seven Hawaiian Quilts and a Dilemma – Update

Here is an update of the first quilt project. I chose the color orange for the island of Lanai. The pattern is Plumeria. I’ve already cut the pattern, and I chose a muslin fabric for the background. I don’t baste with thread. I use Roxanne’s glue for...
Seven Hawaiian Quilts and a Dilemma

Seven Hawaiian Quilts and a Dilemma

Last week, I was asked to make a minimum of 7 lap quilts within seven months. After assessing the customer’s needs, my mind drifted off to la-la land because I couldn’t process what I was being asked to deliver. They wanted Hawaiian quilts. You may already know the...
Exciting News: Nala’s World

Exciting News: Nala’s World

Every Sunday after church, I like to come home and hide out in my studio. The first thing I would do is check emails, get caught up on Instagram and Pinterest.  This is my way of getting my mind and body in a relaxed mood before sewing. As some of you know, I am a...

Quilt Blogs & Websites

I have been quilting now for over 20 years. I learned through trial and error over the years with no help from anyone. Did I know how to run a sewing machine? Yes! But how to cut the pieces using a rotary cutter and ruler? No! I thought I knew how to use the ruler and...