Today, its an awesome sunny spring day in the Bulkley Valley of BC. I’m having a great day and wanted to share with you. On CBC today they are talking about the environmental movement in BC and our relationship online, on TV and in person with David Suziki. I’m never met him, but I don’t… Continue reading Happy Birthday David Suziki
Absolutely Yes! T-Shirts are fine to put into quilts as long as they are in good shape and you are willing to work with stretchy fabric, simply adding a light stabilizer onto the back of each T-shirt logo is key.
This is an example that is in a private collection here in the Bulkley Valley. This started out me rummaging through all sorts of bins of fabric from my stash. I found the pink first, but thought it was a little too bright for more of it than is seen. I used about 5×3 piece… Continue reading Tuscan Summer Cushion
http://www.canadianliving.com/crafts/sewing/the_group_quilt.php This link above give directions for making something like this one, its not one that I have a pattern for yet. Its in the works. The pattern link above on this page could be a primer for anyone not having tried to reuse any cloth from clothing. I’d use new fabric for the rectangle… Continue reading Quick Quilt for Fun
I’m an experienced quilter and sewer, but this is my first try with rug hooking. So I started checking around the globe about who was rug hooking and found many interesting sites of new fabric sellers, but no mention to recycling. Sometime ago, I found an article in an old magazine about rug hookers in… Continue reading Recycled Wool Fabric for Primitive Rug Hooking
This little quilt is 36 inches square. I started it for a competition several years ago and missed the deadline. I am so glad I’ve finished it.
These two new fabrics, one think is an Amy Butler fabric are two that have gone into a recent commission of T-shirt quilts. A friend of mine has two daughters who have been involved with many community events throughout there lives so far and Mom wanted T-shirt quilts made for both of them.The fact is… Continue reading Get your Mojo Going?