Archive: May 2016

  • Dealing With Rejection

    So… most people think that because I run my own business out of my home that I get to work in this happy little insulated bubble where I only have to do the things I want to do without interference from the outside world. And you know what? Most of the time they’re right. It’s […]

  • All Play & NO Work!

    So… it’s been a good long while since I provided you with an update on our new studio assistant Pippin, and you know what? Even though our he’s adorable and easily the brightest, nuttiest and most affectionate kitten we’ve ever had, we had both totally forgotten what a total “time sink” a new kitten can […]

  • AQS Paducah 2016: The Quilts

    So…. we were so busy during the AQS Paducah show that I never got the chance to see the display quilts in any other venue than the 2nd floor (where we were being housed). And even though I don’t doubt that the quilts in the other areas must have been gorgeous, it’s hard to believe […]

  • AQS Paducah 2016: The Good, the Bad & the SCARY!

    So… a few short weeks ago we spent another fabulous week in Paducah, Ky for the annual AQS Quiltweek event and can I just say that we absolutely LOVE this event. As you might suspect, not all quilt shows are created equal and there have definitely been some that we’ve enjoyed more than others. For […]

  • Show Housekeeping

    So… a few weeks ago I was standing outside my booth at a show, waiting for the doors to open for the day and I took the picture you see below…..All my bag samples were lined up perfectly, turned just a tad to the right in order to emphasize their individual features. How could ANYONE […]