How to make a Log Cabin Quilt Block

How to make a Log Cabin Quilt Block

I’m excited I’ll be teaching a quilting basics class at SCRAP-SF in September and October.  I’m focusing on my favorite block – the Log Cabin Quilt Block.  I love this block because of its versatility: it can be traditional, straight and tidy...
I’m teaching at SCRAP-SF!

I’m teaching at SCRAP-SF!

I’m excited to share that I’ll be teaching quilting fundamentals at SCRAP-SF in September and October!  Each two hour class is designed for beginners using my favorite – the Log Cabin block. We’ll keep it simple and will be hand sewing with...
Women’s Work Series

Women’s Work Series

It’s been quite a summer – I’ve had 12 of 14 finished quilts of my recent abortion rights series that have appeared in three different gallery shows in San Francisco. The series incorporates vintage lace and doilies that I have collected from estate...
American Patriot: Words Matter

American Patriot: Words Matter

I originally posted this to my blog on March 4, 2020 in, what now, feels like another world: before the Covid pandemic, before Trump lost the presidential election and before our country was almost toppled by a deliberate coup to overturn a presidential election.  As...
New Website!

New Website!

I have a new website! I’m thrilled to share the launch of my new website, designed by the wonderful Mark Woodruff at WoodyCreative.com. I love the clean and beautiful presentation of my work. Thank you Mark and Stacia Calbert Woodruff!
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Berlin

Berlin

As a young college grad, I traveled around Europe with two girlfriends and we made the trek to West Berlin.  The Cold War was still in in full throttle and the Berlin Wall divided the city. I remember our Berlin visit vividly: climbing the perches alongside the Wall...
Finished and Photographed

Finished and Photographed

I finished this a while ago but only recently got around to photographing it. I’m not sure what I want to title it yet. It features my fascination of creating blocks from random tiny scraps leftover from other projects . It’s one of my favorite things...