Week in Review 2022 – 03/11

Experience Is experience a blessing or a curse? Can it be both? That is a question I’ve been asking myself this week. Sometimes A Curse If I had written this post on Wednesday I would have answered experience is a curse. Why? Simple. I began work the previous day certain I knew exactly how I… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 03/11

Week in Review 2022 – 03/04

Giving Advice Slow Down Are you better at giving advice versus listening to others or heeding your own advice? I am reluctantly raising my hand in the affirmative. This past Monday, while spending some virtual time with fellow fiber artists, I heard myself recommending ways to approach how to quilt “that” quilt. It really doesn’t… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 03/04

Week in Review 2022 – 02/11

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff In my last post I shared the best quilting advice I’ve been given. Here is another gem. This one comes from Paula Nadelstern. “If you can’t tell if a seam matches while riding past the quilt on a galloping horse, don’t worry about it. The eye of the viewer will… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 02/11

Week in Review 2022 – 02/04

Advice What is the best advice you have ever been given? Rising to the top of my list is this gem from Sandy Townsend Donabed, “Now do something radically different.” A little context will help demonstrate the wisdom of this advice. Context As a novice, traditional quilter I was fascinated, but intimidated by the art… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 02/04

Week in Review 2022 – 01/21

Habit Stacking Do you habit stack? I hadn’t heard the term habit stacking until this week. Turns out I am a veteran habit stacker. Who knew? The point of habit stacking is to link one habit to another so that your day logically flows from one habit to another. If you don’t make and assign… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 01/21

Week in Review 2022 – 01/14

A Few of My Favorite Things When working in my studio there are some simple products I just can’t live without. These are the ones that never fail me. The reality is finding out what my favorite things are is not different from making art. Both require a fair amount of trial, error and perseverance.… Continue reading Week in Review 2022 – 01/14