Inspiring Quilters, Stitch by Stitch
My artist niece, Coleen (Claire Bleu), as we call her accompanied me home from sewing retreat in SC. I was so glad for her company for the 9 hr. drive home. She had a hankering to do some en plein air (French for in the open air) painting, and in this case fiber art painting. I was eager to learn from her with fabric so we worked together on separate “paintings.”
I watched longingly at the June Photo Challenge in which some of my friends were participating. I wanted to make a simple "Journal Quilt" each day of the challenge but I knew it would be way too much for me. Now that June is over, they are having a "Weekly Photo Challenge." I decided to join them thinking that maybe I can make a small journal quilt once a week.
This week the…