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Adventures in Quilting…

So. Quilting. Have you done it? Have you wanted to? I haven’t since I was in middle school.  And then I did it under the watchful eye of my grandmother Dorothy.  It was just your basic square patchwork.  I added the word “BABY” and gave it to my aunt who had just given birth to my cousin, Spencer.  It was small and basic and won 2nd place at the Home Ec competition.  But that was the beginning of the 90’s. (Start your age guessing now!)

Flash forward to the early 2010’s.  I have been trying to turn my creative impulses into something that can support me.  (I am an account for a non-profit and the office setting is starting to get to me.)  I am always trolling fabric shops like JoAnn and Hancock Fabrics.  Well, I found a new independently owned shop in Lawrence Kansas called Sara...

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