I’m Snap! bound

I’m writing this post from the Houston International Airport.  I’m bound for Salt Lake City and the 2015 Snap! Conference.  It’s been kind of a challenge (okay, a BIG challenge) getting myself and all my stuff together for this … Read More...

5 Foods to Avoid at the Office?


I am not sure what your feelings are about the food babe, but this list of foods to avoid at the office resonated with me.

I sort of knew that Donuts would be on the list, but microwave popcorns?

Get …

How To Knit A Giant Blanket


This is an amazingly big knitting project.

This blanket, approximately 50? by 84? in size, looks like a beautiful labor of love by knitter Laura Birek.

This is the story of how she got three bags of wool and made them … Read More...

IQSC offers online quilt exhibits

Online Exhibitions IQS NebraskaNot all of us live close enough to quilt museums to get in even a single visit. But, did you know the International Quilt Study Center and Museum, out of Lincoln, Nebraska, offers online exhibitions? They do indeed.

Though each exhibit …

Quilts and textile art at AQC 2015

Yvonne Chapman ‘True Blue Mates’ from the True Blue Exhibition

Yvonne Chapman ‘True Blue Mates’ from the True Blue Exhibition

Quilters and quilt admirers, there’s an event coming to Melbourne next week you don’t want to miss. It’s the 11th annual Australasian Quilt Convention (AQC) Expo and Quilt Show, running Thursday April 16th through Sunday … Read More...

Knitted Captain America BodySuit


This knitted Captain America costume by FanGirl Physics was unveiled at the recent Comic Book Convention. Part of CosPlay, this is a pretty awesome way to combine comics and craft!

She doesn’t have a pattern for it, but she has … Read More...