Sara Trail and the Social Justice Sewing Academy {Podcast Episode #138}

Today’s podcast episode is a bit different than those of the past. I became interested in the Social Justice Sewing Academy  in April of last year while working on my “Make a Difference” series and highlighted their work in this post. Since then, I have watched their progress through social media and saw pieces of their work firsthand at Quilt Con. …

Week two of #dailyfmq ends and NEW giveaway!

Week two of the daily free motion quilting has come to an end!  And there are two winners this week! Lakeonestitchery has won the Fat Quarter bundle of Arcadia by Sarah Watson for Cloud 9. Persinable has won a custom fat quarter bundle of Cotton and Steel fabrics. Congratulations!!! For week three, Cristy Fincher of Purple Daisies Quilting has donated a Quilt Halo for our grand …

Craftcation 2014 recap!

Craftcation 2014 was …. fantastic! Between the gorgeous background of sunny Ventura, CA to the concentration of creative people, I felt at home. In my typical “planner/analytical” fashion, here is my summary: Classes and Workshops: Educational, worth every minute, full of genuinely helpful information. From the business perspective, I learned so much from Kelly Lanza of Studio DIY, Brittni Mehlhoff of …