Category: Tips and Techniques

Gifts from the past…lessons for tomorrow!

In today’s blog post, I’m taking a trip down memory lane, to gain inspiration for quilts moving forward. In this case, this is the first (and only) quilt that I have ever been gifted, and it’s NOT one that I made.

Springing Ahead – and a little bit of Cleaning too!

Greetings from snow laden New Hampshire!   It usually doesn’t take much to put me in a springtime state of mind once we get to March 1, – I’ve been fondling floral fabrics all month.  Today, I’m still looking ahead –

Inspiration is Everywhere – Ringo Lake Renovation…

If you’re a fan of mine on Facebook, you know that one of the photo prompts I use often is “Inspiration is Everywhere”.  I can just about always find a photo to talk about (and it doesn’t even have to

A Preview of Coming Attractions….of sorts!

Yes, you’re in the right place…don’t click back! I’ve been working behind the scenes to work on this site, and there are changes here (and more coming…it’s a process).  But in keeping with my commitment to post weekly, I can

My last UFOs for the Year – Done!

A couple of weeks ago, I created a post about 5 changes I’m making to Christmas this year – and I’ve loved hearing from many of you about changes you’re making.  I confess to you all that although I had

Inspiration Part 2 – Using Picmonkey for the Ribbon.

In last week’s blogpost, I showed you how I made the Viewers Choice ribbon for the Connections Quilt Festival (inspired by two ladies named Nancy); I also promised to walk you through how I made the tag for the ribbon. 

Inspiration straight from the Girl friend squad

Many of my friends here in NH know that for the past several weeks, I’ve been working on the staff of a new quilt show here in New England, the Connections Quilt Festival.  One of the things I did for

Batiks Go Retro Blog Hop – Solving one of my problems!

Hi, and welcome to my stop on the Batiks Go Retro Blog Hop! I’m Linda, and I’m loving playing with the great fabrics that are part of Tammy’s new line of fabrics for Island Batik. I’ve known Tammy for several

Back to School Blog Hop – TOP TEN LIST of low cost tips for Organizing your sewing room

Good morning – and Happy September. I’m pleased to welcome you to my stop on the Back to School Blog Hop here at www.onequiltingcircle.  I’m Linda Pearl, and I have been quilting for a long time; really, after 25 years,

The Back to School Blog Hop

Good morning, blogland!   A group of online quilters got together recently, and launched the Back to School blog hop. It’s a collaborative effort – as all hops are – and I am so happy that they have invited me