Quilting is COOL

An interesting article that a friend sent to me does a great job at explaining benefits crafting can have on your mind and body: http://www.mindbodygreen.com/0-14252/why-crafting-is-great-for-your-brain-a-neuroscientist-explains.html I agree with the content stated in...

Summer Open House!

Quilter’s Workshop is hosting a summer registration day/open house on Sunday June 29th 2014 from 10AM-2PM. Summer classes will begin on Monday July 7th. Classes will be held Monday through Thursday from 9-11AM or 12-2PM. The open house will be an opportunity for...

Wasaga Beach

On Tuesday June 3rd, I had the pleasure of travelling to Wasaga Beach ON, to meet the members of the Slope to Shore quilter’s guild. A fabulous time was had by all and I once again thoroughly enjoyed giving my presentation to a room full of people who merely...

June 2014

Hi Everyone! Today I participated at a craft show held in Whitby ON.   This upcoming Tuesday June 3rd 2014 I will be in Collingwood, presenting my trunk show to the Slope to Shore Quilter’s Guild. It will be my last trunk show of the season and I’m...

My Second Visit to Lindsay ON

Hi Everyone! Last night I had the pleasure of meeting the second quilting guild located in Lindsay ON. I first visited the original guild of Lindsay back in the spring of 2012. This guild, the “Lindsay Creative Quilter’s Guild” meets once a month...

Pine Tree Quilter’s Guild – Muskoka ON

  On Thursday, May 8th 2014, I had the pleasure of travelling to Bracebridge ON (Muskoka) to present my trunk show to the members of the Pine Tree Quilter’s Guild. The theme of the guild meeting was a tea party, in order to honour all of the Mom’s for...

Prince Edward Island Adventures + Upcoming Events

Hi everyone! As some of you may know, I recently completed my very last semester of university, EVER!  Hooray! Since then, I have travelled to Prince Edward Island and am busy preparing for various upcoming events and also continuing with classes. While in the...
DIY Bedroom Makeover

DIY Bedroom Makeover

Hi Everyone! Today I decided to post some colourful photos (in hopes of spring arriving soon!) to show you how I have been re-decorating my bedroom! Unfortunately I don’t have any “before” photos, but to put an image in your mind, the walls used to...
DIY Fabric Paint

DIY Fabric Paint

Ever wondered why fabric paint is so much more expensive than regular acrylic craft paint? Unfortunately I can’t tell you the reason why, BUT today I’m going to tell you how to make your own fabric paint and make a custom t-shirt using your new paint....
Valentine’s Day DIY’s

Valentine’s Day DIY’s

Hi Everyone! In my last blog post I talked about making a fabric Valentine’s Day garland. I recently taught a children’s craft class on it. The kids really enjoyed a quick and easy project       If you’re interested in some other...