What have I been up to?

Busy doing nothing may be strong words.  I am busy – but doing nothing…. sometimes it feels like two steps forward and three steps back. First off – #3 is getting married.  Karly and Fred (#3) got engaged last year June.  We love our new daughter-in-law to be.  She fits right in the our #1 […]

Quilt Market Slide Show! See it here!

We had a blast in St. Louis!  What a great city!  The weather was ideal – although by now you know I live in Hot Hot Hot Houston. We enjoyed everything about St. Louis! Stella2 was debuted at Quilt Market.  Everyone loved her and we hope you will too! She is 25% brighter – YES […]

My conversation with Vance of Thread Cutterz

  He’s a fisherman!  But, he is changing the way we cut our thread?  Check out my conversation with Vance of Thread Cutterz.  You can’t help but smile when he tells his story of how this product got to market.  

My Conversation with Author – Patience Griffin

Meet Patience Griffin.  Patience and I talked at the IQA show in Rosemont, Il – a suburb of Chicago. Award-winning author Patience writes stories of home, heart, and community. Double nominated for Romance Writers of America® 2015 RITA® awards for Best First Book and Best Contemporary Romance, Griffin has received the New England Readers’ Choice […]

Stella Educator???? What???? Is that a real job???

One of the fun things about being the Stella Educator is that I get to try and experience different things without “going all in”.  What does this mean?  Glad you asked … Here’s my typical week: Monday usually starts with a call from Nathan.  Nathan is the President of Stella Lighting.  Many of you may […]

Sue O’Very Designs – HQF World Tour

Join me and Sue O’Very at the Houston Quilt Market and discover her great gift items and World Tour. He machine embroidery designs are bright and fresh. She was a delight!

The Quilt Company – HQF

Visit The Quilt Company and the International Quilt Festival in Houston, TX along with me. Karen Montgomery and Creative Grids has a great solution for all those “pesky” scraps!