Threads Everywhere

My first thread painting is now complete! [insert sigh of relief] I’m super excited. Fives days of work on a small project. Measures approx 17 x 11 inches finished. My first all thread painting piece. Began with a base white fabric, made my quilt sandwich and used 20+ embroidery threads to paint with stitches and make the image come to life. You can see (more…)


Appliqué Needles

If any of you have hand appliquéd before you know the struggles of finding the perfect needle that works for you. I have found my very most favoritist needles for appliqué and I want to share them with you. They are designed by award-winning quilter Mary Sorensen. She calls them “betweens“. (more…)