I have copied this (with her permission) from Maddie Kertay of BadAss Quilters Society. I am an individual member of that society as well as a business member. Maddie is not shy about voicing her opinion and that’s one of the things thing I like best about her. Please read and then follow your heart…. […]
Those two words are probably somewhat oxymoronic, but that is the rollercoaster I’m riding at the moment! I’ve been excited for awhile about my decision to change the focus of Crafty Threads. These last couple of weeks are bittersweet though, as I watch all of the fabric, patterns, books and notions go out the door […]
I am not known for being a morning person. Hubby gets up around 7 and needs coffee. I open my eyes around 9 and slowly get moving from there. The motels we stayed at served breakfast usually until 10 or 10:30 with check out shortly after that. We rarely got on the road before 11. […]
As we pull out from the motel, I spy with my little eye, a lime green sign… Now this trip is NOT about quilt shops, but this one begged for a visit! I met the owner (who is TALLER than me!) and added a bit to my fabric stash. We continued up the eastern shore […]
Just getting back from spending 10 days on the road with my hubby. We started in Rockford, IL (cheap flight from St. Pete.), rented a car and drove over 1300 miles to end up back in Rockford. The first night we (meaning Ken) drove from Rockford to Chicago in the pouring rain (is there a […]
Welcome to the new Crafty Threads blog! Here I plan to share my life as a quilter, teacher and longarmer. There will, no doubt, be fun, frolic, and laughter as well as just normal, everyday ramblings. If you love it, let me know! It is OK to disagree with me!