Journal

New Quilts - January Update

Over Christmas, I finished some this new work! Four quilts! I was fortunate enough to spend the holidays in the South. I had some wonderful family time hand-finishing bindings in front of my Dad & Stepmom's 14 foot Christmas tree, then did some serious machine quilting on my sweet little Mama's sewing machine!

These four quilts are soon to be listed! Send me a note if you'd like to know...


Indigo Dyeing

Indigo Dyeing

Indigo is absolute magic.

I remember the first time I was introduced to it at SCAD's dye lab in Pepe Hall, in Savannah, Georgia - wondering "Oh my goodness... Oof... WHAT is that SMELL?!" - and then watching it oxidize from electrics hues of lime green to lush blues with such depth I was just sure I could lean over and just swim in the color in the fabric. 

And here now years later - I am finding such warmth and fond memories of the scent of the indigo vat and completely understanding how artists and makers have devoted their practice to using only this dye - and...


QuiltCon 2018

QuiltCon 2018

Hello!

I am so overly pleased to share that this quilt - Space and Time - was accepted to QuiltCon 2018 in Pasadena! 

This quilt will be one of about 350 quilts on display February 22-25th!

I am really looking forward to the show, catching some lectures, and connecting with so many amazing modern quilters! 

I'll be sure to post updates from the show next month!

Best,
AG