Vickie Smith’s Caring Hands

Quilters, look at your hands. They are hands that stitch and hands that love. They are hands that not only sew, but through your hands you express yourself, and very often give to others. This week, our MyQuiltPlace spotlight is shining on someone who does all that and more! Find more photos like this on My…

Drying out

Now that the flood waters in Colorado have begun to recede, people are heading home to assess the damage. While the focus is on moving forward, family heirlooms and photos are more precious than ever. The Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum (which thankfully remained dry) has shared a document called “Advice for Rescuing Family Treasures”, provided…

UFO Alert!

UnFinished Objects – most of us have them, the bagged or stacked piles of fabric, thread, and patterns that are ghosts of projects-past. They rank a little lower than WIPs (Works in Progress), and they share a common factor: they were inspired by an irresistible idea that dwindled along the way. Re-generating UFOs takes a little bit…