Mighty Lucky December Episode: Carolyn Friedlander

Today’s podcast guest is Carolyn Friedlander. If you have listened to the podcast before or followed my blog, you know I admire Carolyn’s work. I dedicated a mini quilt to her (“Thank you, Carolyn”) and have taken her Tangelo class. Along with admiring her work, we share an interest in cities through her architecture and my city planning degree. As …

Mighty Lucky October Podcast: Nichole Vogelsinger of Wild Boho

Miniature quilts give me the opportunity to concentrate on creating a small piece of art that fits perfectly in a space. Hoop arts also fits that same creative niche. Nichole Vogelsinger of Wild Boho makes hoop art I want for my house. Spending time with her grandmother who worked at a fabric store and her mother who taught quilting, Nichole …

Mighty Lucky September Podcast: Jacquie Gering

Today’s podcast guest is Jacquie Gering. Living in Kansas City, Jacquie is a modern quilter, author, teacher, Chair of the Modern Quilt Guild, wife and mother to two sons. This is the second time I have interviewed Jacquie (here is the first) and I enjoyed having a second chance to talk about her work and how things have changed since our …

April Crafty Planner Challenge Quilt

Starting in January, I challenged myself to make at least one mini quilt / quilt sketch a month inspired by my podcast with Gwen Marston. So far, I have made a monochromatic red piece, a green monochromatic quilt and a chocolate brown quilt to match our living room furniture. For this month’s challenge, I was inspired by Season Evans’ minimal improv challenge from …

Mighty Lucky April Podcast : Alison Glass

Have you enjoyed the last three months of Mighty Lucky podcasts? I enjoyed my lessons in bias tape from Krista Fleckenstein, improv piecing from Season Evans and using color from Rossie Hutchinson. April’s designer is Alison Glass. Living in Virginia, Alison is a wife, mother, author, fabric and pattern designer. With her motto to “live in the new”, Alison explores traditional …

Mighty Lucky March Podcast : Rossie Hutchinson

I feel lucky (pun intended!) to host the Mighty Lucky Quilting Club podcast conversations. For January’s challenge, Krista Fleckenstein and I talked about using bias tape as a design feature. Season Evans hosted February’s challenge and talked about making minimal improv pieces. With her exercise as guidance, I made a mini quilt. March’s designer is Rossie Hutchinson. Growing up in Wisconsin and currently living outside Ann Arbor, Michigan, …

Mighty Lucky February Podcast: Season Evans

Starting with my podcast with Krista Fleckenstein last month, I am hosting the designers of the Mighty Lucky Quilting Club as they challenge quilters to expand their skill set. Starting with specific topics, the Club uses guided instruction, inspirational pictures and detailed techniques to explore new concepts. This month, I am pleased to host Season Evans, who is teaching minimal improv quilting. Season lives in …

Mighty Lucky January Podcast: Krista Fleckenstein

During my podcast with Susanne Woods, she talked about the Mighty Lucky Quilting Club. The monthly subscription Club challenges quilters to expand their skill set through specific topics using guided instruction, inspirational pictures and detailed techniques. I will be interviewing each of the teachers so you can learn more about them, their work and the skill they are exploring that month. For January, …