Category Archives: Quilting

Playing with photos in Electric Quilt

Back in September, there was a post on the Electric Quilt blog entitled “EQ7 Image Wortable and Modern Parrot By Dianne Gronfors”  which really inspired me.  Diane had taken a photograph of a parrot, imported it to the image worktable … Continue reading

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O Christmas Tree

Well…I’m still getting used to WordPress.  I ended up overwriting a post I’d created earlier today when I thought I was creating a new one…then when trying to re-create it, I lost it twice – once when I ended up … Continue reading

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Multi-tasking

Last week, I was creating some machine embroidered lace for Christmas ornament covers.  It takes over 2 hours to stitch out each half of the lace.  The machine manufacturers tell you that you can just press a button and leave … Continue reading

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Serendipity

I love it when ideas from various sources come together to create something.  Today’s project has inspiration from 3 things: 1. The October Club EQ Challenge is to create new Christmas (or other holiday) blocks. 2.  BeaQuilter posted a tutorial … Continue reading

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Fabric Frugality

Last winter, I started working on a project for the bazaar held at the church where the Pieceful Night Quilters’ Guild meets.  Northcott Silk Inc. is very generous and donated a box of fabric for the guild to use.  I … Continue reading

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Fibre Greeting Cards

During the past couple of weeks, I’ve been creating some fabric greeting cards.  Here’s a sample of a few: These have been fun to create.  I’ve been able to sit out on the deck to do the hand embroidery and … Continue reading

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Creating in Muskoka

It’s been a great summer to do some hand stitching at the cottage.  This is the view I can see when I’m sitting on the cottage deck in the late afternoon: With lots of fabric and fibers to play with … Continue reading

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