Did you hear?

I was a guest on episode 328 of the American Patchwork and Quilting podcast hosted by Pat Sloan. We chatted about my design process, how I got into quilting and more. The episode originally aired on January 30, 2017 but you can download via iTunes here. I was honored to be a guest and had […]

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Finding out you’ll be exhibiting at your first Quilt Market (with 3 months to prepare).

Earlier this year, I was considering attending my first Quilt Market. 2016 has been a “start-up” year for Whole Circle Studio. I had the credentials to attend Market as an attendee and thought it would be helpful to check it out. If you told me at the beginning of the year that I/Whole Circle Studio would be […]

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finished Paparazzi mini quilt

I just finished up photographing, documenting and shipping out one of my latest finished quilts… Paparazzi! Inspired by the design of a camera shutter, I originally created a variation of this quilt as a thank you gift for a friend who is a professional photographer. This design incorporates a paper pieced block repeated 8 times. […]

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Northern Star Quilt Show

One of my 2015 goals is to enter my original quilts into local and national quilt shows as well as other venues that have “call for entries”. It’s a bit scary putting yourself out there, but my mantra this year is “nothing ventured, nothing gained”. Plus, it’s great exposure and you never know who will […]

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FMQ with Leah Day!

Last weekend, I headed up to Manchester, New Hampshire with two other members of my local modern quilt guild. We checked out the annual MQX Quilt Festival. MQX celebrates all things machine quilting—from those who quilt on a small domestic machine (like my traditional sewing machine) to huge long arm machines with fancy computers that […]

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