A Glimpse into Fig Tree

So it seems that some of you have already beat me to the punch… so to speak. You have received the April issue of your APQ subscription and you’ve seen & read it…thanks so much for all of the generous emails!! Well, just so you know, you have seen the article before I have!! I am still waiting for my personal subscription to come and except for the copies that I have seen throughout the editing process, I have not yet seen the final story. For the rest of you, yes my latest news is…

Dandelion Wishes… sneak peak #2

Sorry to keep sneak peaking with you… I will share the whole picture when I can, I promise. But for now… here are a few more hints… Well… yes it is a new quilt made out of Dandelion Girl. Well… yes it is going to be in the best quilting magazine out there. Well… yes if you have a subscription to this wonderful magazine, you might be getting yours any day now. But there is more. Not only will this be a new quilt in the best quilting magazine out there but it will…

Dandelion Wishes… sneak peak

Dandelion Wishes… Dandelion Wishes… Here are the first of a few tantalizing photos of a special project that has been a while in the coming…. It is still a bit hush-hush and I don’t want to give away too much too soon but I think some of you may know when your mail person arrives this upcoming week… any guesses? Not only will you be seeing this little lovely soon…. but all else I’m going to say is…. KITS & a very special GIVEAWAY!! Tune back tomorrow to see…

Fabric District Goodies

Well I thought it was time for some more Paris pictures. You thought perhaps I was done… Not even close! Here are a few shots from the Montmarte fabric district right underneath the very steep stairs to Sacre Coeur. For those of you who don’t know what that is, you might recognize the picture? Its one of those places that most people have seen on touristy shots of Paris… Well right off to one side is a small group of winding cobblestone streets filled to the brim with beautiful fabrics. Many stores have fabrics on the…

Its A New Year

The year is under way… Can you believe that its really 2008? One of my favorite things to do every year is to organize the upcoming year in all the areas of my life: personal, professional, office, house systems, etc. There is something wonderfully cathartic about starting projects afresh if you ask me. I will even confess to making a new TO DO LIST once in a while and writing down a few things that I have just finished just so that I can cross them off and have that feeling of satisfaction that comes from accomplishing something on…