Archive for the 'Sewing' Category

Sewing Room Question

Published on February 14, 2008

I read your note about categories entries in the shows recently. I and others have entered hand applique work in the traditional style. I have entered several Broderie Perse, and Baltimore Style work, all hand done, including quilting, and never juried in, not complaining that I didn’t get chosen, but that, when I/we see what [...]

Lap Quilting and Length of Stitches on the Quilt Back

Published on February 13, 2008

Dear Jeana,
I have had your book Loving Stitches for some years now and continue to use it for information, technique and inspiration. I have come to love lap quilting and use it almost exclusively now. However, I struggle to get my stitches as small as when I use my hoop. I can get the top [...]