Working for free

Time for a quick rant(s) to get stuff off my chest, please feel free to ignore: Posts about companies asking artists for free work have popped up on my FB feed (see HERE and HERE). Artists are UP IN ARMS that they’re asked to do work for free. Look, EVERYONE who has a specialty in […]

5th Annual Action Kivu Fundraiser

Another year flies by and it’s time again for the Action Kivu fundraiser hosted by Alissa Haight Carlton. What does Action Kivu do? Action Kivu helps women and children who are victims of the conflict in Eastern Congo. The conflict in Congo has taken the lives of over 5.4 million people since 1998. Rape is […]

War on WIPs: The Eastern Front

The primary work on these four quilts is done. Two are going to be quilted some more; I decided to cross-hatch quilt them. Tomorrow I start working on the off centre quilt. I don’t want to screw it up so I’m gonna go sloooow. Look what I won from Robert Kaufman! Now I have to […]

Four topics in search of a post

1. Update I’ve been quilting! I’ve finished the quilting on two quilts and I have three more to go. It is going slowly but they are getting done. The first quilt has more than a fair share of mistakes that will take time to fix. I’m hoping to take some time off of work to […]