Category Archives: Kathleen Mathews

The Sounds of Sewing: Creating Music with Your Sewing Supplies

By Kathy Mathews Imagine seeing your sewing studio with your eyes closed. Yes, that’s right, close your eyes and think about all the sounds of sewing that occur throughout the day in your own personal creative workspace. What sounds do … Continue reading

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What Skills Do You Need to Make a Quilt?

By Kathy Mathews Apply these skills to your first labor of love! Quilts are eternal. They’ve been a part of our country for centuries, and people love them. If your family is lucky, you own a quilt made by a … Continue reading

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Quilting: Conquering Quilt Doubts and Inner Critics

Conquering Quilt Doubts and Inner Critics By Kathy Mathews Recently my quilt guild had the opportunity to apply to have quilts with a pre-chosen topic be shown at a Major Quilt Show. It was pretty exciting and I submitted mine … Continue reading

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Quilting: What Is The Most Important Part of A Quilt

What’s the most important part of a quilt? By Kathleen Mathews   I have a quilt in my head nearly all the time. I might be thinking about one I’ve made, am making or want to make. Those frisky quilts … Continue reading

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Sewing for the Very First Time

by Kathleen Mathews The first time you do something is often memorable and if you close your eyes you can conjure up poignant memories of many first time experiences. Nothing has better memories for me than when I learned how … Continue reading

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