Category Archives: Collector’s Corner

Duane’s Winning Hand

My first card trick quilt was made for Duane Pritchett. After 8 years of service, Duane resigned from the DeKalb County Law Department to take another job. While working for me at the Law Department, Duane became very good at … Continue reading

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Subtle Struggle Toward the Dream #1 Is a Gift For Departing County Attorney Chuck Reed

Gifting my quilts gives me great pleasure. My latest quilt gift was Subtle Struggle Toward the Dream #1.  I gave it to Chuck Reed, an attorney on my staff. Chuck served the DeKalb County Law Department for 12 years with distinction. … Continue reading

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Be Stronger Finds a New Home at the Atlanta Quilt Festival

My quilt Be Stronger was purchased during the 2014 Atlanta Quilt Festival by a local collector. I know it is gone to a good home. Be Stronger is the sixth quilt in my “Be series.” Other quilts in the series include Be Brilliant,  Be … Continue reading

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Be Calm Finds A New Home

Be Calm was not with me very long. It was purchased by a former Fulton County Attorney staff member who said it touched her in a special way. I love it when my quilts touch people in a special way. … Continue reading

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My Music at Midnight Finds a New Home

Terry Phillips, one of the attorneys on my staff, celebrated 15 years with DeKalb County recently. He received a 15 year pin, cake and ice cream, well wishes from his colleagues and My Music at Midnight from me. I chose … Continue reading

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Angela Brown Sworn in as Recorder’s Court Judge

Friday was a day of celebration in DeKalb County as Angela Brown was sworn in as a DeKalb County Recorder’s Court Judge. Be Ready! #21 (Even If You Don’t Get to Go)  seemed to be the perfect little quilt to mark a … Continue reading

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LaTisha Dear Sworn in as Recorder’s Court Judge

Friday was a day of celebration in DeKalb County as LaTisha Dear was sworn in as a DeKalb County Recorder’s Court Judge. Be Ready! #2 (Even If You Don’t Get to Go)  seemed to be the perfect little quilt to … Continue reading

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Pretty and Strong Goes To a New Home

Michelle Thomas recently left the DeKalb County Attorney’s Office to join the staff of the Atlanta Beltline. I presented Pretty and Strong to Michelle as a going away gift. Michelle, who is a soror of Delta Sigma Theta,  captures the … Continue reading

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From Africa to Atlanta By Way of Arkansas Visits DeKalb Law Department

Since I am making new memories on my new job as DeKalb County Attorney, I thought it appropriate to allow my personal memory quilt visit for a while. From Africa to Atlanta by Way of Arkansas now hangs in my … Continue reading

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Be Fearless Finds a New Home

I am always happy when my quilts end up where they should be. I continue to be amazed at how the right quilt is drawn to the right person. Such was the case with Be Fearless. I stitch a lot … Continue reading

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