Monthly Archives: October 2013

Joan’s Redwork – My Designs

Two years ago I did the Block of the Month for the Arkansas quilter’s guild in Little Rock. I did 12 designs based on a calendar quilt idea. The designs were made to either use fuse applique, hand applique, or embroidery/redwork. I … Continue reading

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One Stitch at a Time -Additions to the Petit Point Collection

A friend called last week and told me he was going to a wonderful estate sale in Oklahoma City. He sent me a link to the estate photos. There was a picture of 9 petit point purses stacked along with … Continue reading

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The Scrap Quilt Top from the Beaumont, TX Workshop

This summer when I was in Beaumont, TX the quilters at the workshop/classes voted for me to take all the scrappy house and tree blocks home and put them together into a quilt top. See my post on the workshop: https://jimgatling.wordpress.com/2013/06/27/my-workshops-for-the-triangle-quilt-guild-of-beaumont-texas/ IContinue reading

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Seven Garbage Bags of Fabric and Other Stuff from My Oklahoma Trip

Gary called from Tulsa a couple of months ago and asked when I was coming to Tulsa to quilt with the gang there. I couldn’t make it at the end of summer, but the Claremore quilt show was coming up, so … Continue reading

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I Won a Ribbon at the Claremore, Ok Quilt Show

Friends asked me to enter the Claremore quilt show. So, mailed 4 quilts to Gary the week of the show.  I stayed in Tulsa and went to the show on Friday and Saturday with Gary. Then came back with both … Continue reading

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Tulsa Quilt Guild – October 2013 Meeting

Last week when I went to see my Tulsa friends, Gary, Joe, Dianne, and Susie and to see the Claremore quilt show. I had a blast. I left at noon on Thursday and got there in 3 1/2 hours. Easy … Continue reading

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Paper Tree Sculptures from One Sheet of Paper

“Trees are nature’s way of making lace.” That is a saying my dear friend, Pat Eaton once said. As most of you know I teach art at a private Catholic school in Arkansas. I have all the elementary kids K-6 … Continue reading

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