Category Archives: Quiltmaker’s Daughter

Italian Inspirations

I am a big believer in vacations. Why? First, because they are educational. I never fail to learn something new on vacation. Second, because they free your mind to re-imagine things. Third, because they increase my gratitude factor. I am … Continue reading

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Bon Voyage!

The long-awaited, dreamed about day is finally here! India and I leave from Rome, Italy today aboard the Celebrity Reflection for an 11-day Eastern Mediterranean Cruise. We are celebrating her graduation from the University of Pittsburgh, my 60th birthday, and because we … Continue reading

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The Graduate

I could not close this chapter on our lives without posting a picture. India joyously graduated from the University of Pittsburgh April 27, 2014 with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Emergency Medicine. She is a certified Paramedic, and I am … Continue reading

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What Will Be Your Legacy?

It’s graduation weekend at our house! India graduates from the University of Pittsburgh Sunday with a Bachelor of Science degree in Emergency Medicine. She is happy, and I am proud. Only she and I know the struggles we went through … Continue reading

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Black Butterfly Exhibited at Norcross Arts Center

Black Butterfly is part of the Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Guild exhibit at the Norcross Arts Center in downtown Norcross, GA. The exhibit continues through August 31, 2013.

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The Baby Princess Was Part of the 2012 Atlanta Quilt Festival

The Baby Princess was part of the 2012 Atlanta Quilt Festival. The Festival, which is sponsored by the Clara Ford Foundation, opens Sunday, July 28, 2013 at noon at the South Fulton Arts Center, 4645 Butner Road, College Park, GA. I will have several quilts in the exhibit, … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Spring

Today is Mother’s Day, but so much has happened in our life, we are celebrating Mother’s Spring. When India pledged Delta Sigma Theta, it was a very special time for us. Mother and daughter became sisters. Life felt pretty full. … Continue reading

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Pretty and Strong — A Legacy is Born

Life has a lot of twists and turns, highs and lows, ups and downs, but every now and then, you hit a sweet moment. This weekend I participated in the initiation of my daughter India into our sorority Delta Sigma Theta. … Continue reading

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Uniquely India Was Under the Christmas Tree

Santa decided to add to India’s quilt collection. Uniquely India was under the Christmas tree. It contains all of India’s favorite colors. The back of the quilt adds to the theme with words like “cute girl, happy girl, sexy girl, … Continue reading

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India Arrives Tonight

India will finally make her way home from the University of Pittsburgh tonight. Christmas will officially begin at our house. Safe travels to your loved ones.

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