Tag Archives: handmade gifts

An Important Resource for Quilters

It’s been awhile since I posted. Not for bad reasons, it’s just been a busy year, and it gets awkward to just pop up again and carry on, even though I want to…apologies, and here we go: I want to … Continue reading

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Dye-Na-Flow Paints for Sunpainting

            Awhile back I got to do sun painting with Dye-Na-Flow paints from Dharma Trading. They work like the Setacolor (use diluted with water, paint with foam brushes) but are more brilliant, both wet and dry. … Continue reading

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February Birthday

Just a couple of pictures of a birthday present I need to get in the mail today….  so it arrives only 10 days late. My beloved mother-in-law is one of the better things about this month, and I wish I’d … Continue reading

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Doodle Dandy App!

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Awhile back I came across a free app that lets you draw patterns on your iPad (or iPhone, though the screen’s a bit small), using varied colors, brush-widths and symmetries. There are settings to control transparency and to erase one … Continue reading

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Baby Quilts

I’m sure this is a topic I’ll revisit or touch on many more times in the future, but there really isn’t anything much more fun for a quilter than a baby quilt, how ever one defines it. My preference is … Continue reading

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Sudoku Quilt

This quilt was made for my daughter Kate. The Sudoku puzzle is constructed entirely from batiks out of my hoard  stash, using instructions out of the book Sudoku Quilts, by Cyndi Hershey. The lattice is Kona cotton. The quilt is … Continue reading

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SewBerkeley on Etsy

I recently reopened my teeny-tiny Etsy shop. Will update here as I add things there. Promise! Please let me know if you have suggestions for things you’d like to see there.

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