2018 Online Bloggers Meet and Greet


I have been invited to participate in Benita Skinner’s online bloggers Meet and Greet.  You may want to meet other quilters and check out the fab prizes that Benita is offering  from her website.   You will find the links below…

19 Weeks post TKR (NQR)


19 weeks.   4.5 months.  I’m not giving up.  Who would have ever thought this is where any of us would be after an elective surgery that everyone you talk to says how much better they are afterwards.  Knee Replacement.  My…

Tis The Season Custom Longarm Quilting


This is my friend Bernie’s beautiful quilt she created in the hoop with embroidery designs by Claudias Creations.   The pattern is called ‘Tis the Season.   I love this quilt! It had stabilizer and was embroidered over 2 layers…

Kathryns Vintage Rose Custom Longarm Quilting


Here is version # 5 of a  Vintage Rose  pattern that I have now quilted.  All so different!   I love that this quilt is so versatile.  Kathryn did an amazing job as usual with her version.  I went a little dense in so…

Pats Vintage Rose – Custom Longarm Quilting


Pat was referred to me by Sandra Kollath in Minnesota.  We met several years ago at one of Denise Green’s Judy Niemeyer retreats.   Sandra became a certified instructor for Judy Niemeyer as well and Pat was one of her students.  Pat…

Joy – Custom Longarm Quilting by Valerie Wagner


What a Joy to work on this one!   These DeJonge patterns and fabric colors really speak loud and clear.  I also enjoyed working on the smaller size of around 60″.   Most of the Judy Niemeyer patterns I  quilt are about 100…

Belindas Fire Island Hosta


Belinda’s gorgeous Fire Island Hosta that she requested to be longarm custom quilted very lightly. The quilt will be used as a bed quilt. They did not want dense quilting or thread build up.  Light and airy but not an edge to edge.  &nbs…

Kathys Vintage Rose quilt


Cathy’s beautiful purple and beige Vintage Rose with the full pieced borders.  There are several variations of this quilt for the borders. Lots of purple in this one!  I do love purple too.   Cathy wanted matching …

Fire and Ice Feathered Star


This beauty was pieced by my good friend Lou Ann and I custom quilted this for the current year fund raiser for Golden Needles Quilt Guild.   I choose to try  digital quilting designs by Peak to Prairie Quilting.  It turned out pret…

Enchanting Stars


This was the first DeJonge design that I have custom longarm quilted.   Pieced by Maureen Wood.   I must confess, I have a bundle of her gradated fabrics and a beautiful pattern but I just have not found the time to start.&nbsp…