Local Authors make September Amazing at MD

We are such a crafty, quilty, sewing city! With amazing the bloggers and authors we are proud to call friends and teachers here at MD, it is no wonder that we get to host 3 local author book release events this fall. We had a blast last month with Christina and Diane as they kicked … Continued

A Busy August

Our summer has been so much fun! With kids classes most weeks, a trip to San Francisco for BERNINA University, and people coming by from near and far to see the expansion we have been busy! We have started showing quilts in our big downstairs classroom and are introducing new teachers for fall along with … Continued

Ohio Supernova (in Oregon)

While I love scrappy, intricately pieced quilts and enjoy combining prints, I have to be honest with myself. I am a large scale quilter. I need the pieces to be big–the bigger the better. That is how I actually manage to get quilts done.

Quilted Pillows

There is nothing better than teaching a new skill to new sewists! I love teaching simple quilting techniques and have the joy of seeing their smiling faces and amazing finished quilted pillows! Didn’t they turn out beautifully?!

Starry Night Quilt

When Constellations by Lizzy House arrived at MD, I knew I had to make some type of star quilt for my nephew. There are so many different star quilt designs, but I couldn’t find just the right one that would work well with showing all of these lovely prints. I love designing my own quilts … Continued