Archive for March, 2010

With a bit of free time this afternoon, I found myself in my sewing room with sun streaming in the window and Winston laying at my feet. I loved every second, the birds singing, the sewing machine humming, clipping threads, and seeing the quilt come to life. I’m hooked! Almost half way done and I’ll be so excited when I see it finished.

Machine Quilting the Lodore landscape quilt

Free motion quilting an abstract Canyon of Lodore river view.

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I’m in love, having just discovered the darning foot on my sewing machine. Or, maybe I’m addicted. Here’s my first layered quilting with my darning foot, using scraps of fabrics I’ve dyed.

Dyed fabric scraps randomly quilted

My first try at quilting with a darning foot on my sewing machine, a geometric random mess of dyed fabric scraps.

Next, quilting my Canyon of Lodore landscape. Am I ready? It is a little bit scary.

Landscape fabric image of Lodore Canyon

Looking upstream on the Green River, in the Canyon of Lodore. All fabric dyed by Serena.

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