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Maddi’s Quilt

Maddi’s Quilt

The little quilt is finished and delivered, so now I can show photos for all of you who have been following the progress.  Madelyn, my granddaughter,  was born 2 years ago and on the day of her birth a quilt was started by the Traveling Rows quilt group. We usually...

Quick Holiday Pillow

It’s the holidays and it’s fun to change out our pillow decor.  By using QuilTak, I can make a new look in just minutes. Starting with Holiday fabric and a pillow form (used for other seasonal decor) I can have instant color and theme change. I just start...
New Pillow Cases for the Fur Girls

New Pillow Cases for the Fur Girls

We have cats,, as most quilting households do.  We love them so and spoil them rotten.  To the tune of a major part of our living room ceiling is taken up with a very large Manzanita Cat Tree.  I have been needing to replace the fabric that covers the little pillows...
New Tools for Machine Quilting

New Tools for Machine Quilting

So,, I have been busily quilting some little quilts and trying out new tools,, as I am the original “tool Gal”.  Always looking for an easier way to do something in the quilt studio or kitchen.  Here’s some I am interviewing and I quite like the...
Create a Bedskirt using QuilTak, Quilt Basting System

Create a Bedskirt using QuilTak, Quilt Basting System

I like having the option of changing out my bedskirt to fabric that I have found that is better quality and nicer design than what can be purchased ready made.  Here are the steps to creating a new look for your bed.  I had lots of help and had to share in the post. I...
Decorative Pillow Cover

Decorative Pillow Cover

We have a very cool antique rocker that is not comfortable to sit in.  Just too hard.  I had some fabric on hand and I purchased a pillow form to fit the seat.  I measured the pillow’s length times 2 and added extra to fold inside the sleeve.   I sewed up the...
Winter Fridays at DreamTyme Studio 1/13/17

Winter Fridays at DreamTyme Studio 1/13/17

Studio Organization on the Central Oregon Coast,, happy Friday the 13th,, It’s a gorgeous day here at the Central Oregon Coast.  Still pretty darn cold,, but clear and sunny and the moon has been huge over the ocean setting on the horizon each morning. I posted...
Winter Fridays at dreamTyme sTudio

Winter Fridays at dreamTyme sTudio

Long, long ago,, around January of 2009,  I started doing Friday blogs about dreamTyme sTudio.  It was pretty fun. The idea was to share ideas for studio organization and function.  And to inspire others to create a space for creativity.  It also helped me visit the...
A Fresh Creative Start for 2017

A Fresh Creative Start for 2017

I know,, we all try to start some new years resolutions… but I am just not feeling it this year.  I want to make an adjustment,, not so much a resolution.  I want to get my priorities right this year.  I want it to be about creativity and grins.  I think that is...
Christmas Spiders

Christmas Spiders

This blog was from 12/20/09.  We love hanging this spider each year and always love sharing the story about it around this season.  Enjoy. Last year, as in many other years, our friend Jac created a wondrous item for the Christmas season. She is known for her...