Have you ever signed up for a Block of the Month?  This idea is genius.  Of course you can do a block of a project every month.  There are 30 days in a month and it’s just one block.  How many of us has said that same sentence?  Back in 2002, I decided to dip […]

Fancy Photo Hanger

My best ideas are from craft stores.  I saw these photo hangers in the framing department and couldn’t resist taking them to another level.  Yes, I get to get out the glue gun again!  I’ve used that gun more in 2016 than I have in the last 10 years I have owned it.  My friend, […]

How to….Bias Stems!

I really love Appliqué.  However, I don’t believe one type of appliqué technique is perfect for every project.  Do you appliqué?  It’s an art and not for everyone.  You must have patience.  You can not get immediate results.  You must love prep work. Recently, I pledged a small appliqué wallhanging to the Coburg, OR quilt […]

Creativity is Messy? Really?

Get out your embroidery supplies and stitch up this fun and quick pattern. Download it for Free on Stella Studio!

Rosette Photo Ornies!

I found this rosette photo ornament on the internet and I re-introduced myself to the glue gun. PS. Don’t get the glue on your fingers before it’s cool and dry!

Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

My childhood memory of making snowflakes comes back to me in 2015. I found this very nice video and made it snow in Houston. Well, maybe not actual snow…..