Author Archives: sandycarreonquilting

So much fun

Customer Batic quilt.  I love it when customers let me play on their quilts.  I do ask some questions so I get a feel for what they want.  This customer wanted a bright electric color thread so it would show … Continue reading

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Hawaiian coloring book quilt.

Remember tri-Chem (I think that is the name if it) paints? They were paints in tubes that were popular to make tea towels, etc in the 70’s I think. Anyhow a client used them to color these Hawaiian kids and … Continue reading

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Princess dress quilt for client.

Had a really fun quilt I did recently for a new client. Some backgrounds I knew what I wanted to do, with others I looked at online coloring pages to give me ideas.

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Llama for a friend

Llama wallhanging I made for a friend.  Used my couching foot and chenille yarn for the llama and then did the thread outlining and used Inktense colored pencils to add some color to it. This was my inspiration. 

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Modern Double Wedding Quilt

This is a follow-up to my Troubles, Troubles, Troubles post on paper piecing a Modern Double Wedding Ring quilt.  Had more trouble as I went on and have not blogged about it because it was bumming me out and I … Continue reading

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International Sewing Month

Hey, it’s International Sewing Month, yay.  Time to celebrate all that I love. I’ve got quite a few UFO’s (unfinished objects) so let’s see how many I can get done in September.  Along the way I will update my website … Continue reading

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Customer quilts

So happy to be able to share these 2 quilts with you.  Quilted them for a friend in a quilt guild. The first is a storm at sea in black and gold fabrics. I used my straight ruler and added … Continue reading

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Clear ruler feet for Domestic Sewing Machines!

Yay, they are finally ready and I ordered some and have them in stock, just a few so if you want one make sure to let me know soon.  If they go well I will order more.  What am I … Continue reading

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Vintage dresser scarf, Girl at the well, finished.

I bought this piece about a year ago at Piecemakers in Costa Mesa, CA. And it has been hanging up with this inspiration picture until this week, when I decided to take the plunge and quilt it.  It had a couple … Continue reading

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Free-Motion Suspension System

I’m am enjoying being able to help others with their quilting.  Now that I am full-time working on my business I am planning on adding more posts and videos weekly to help you.  Today I was working on a special … Continue reading

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