Tag Archives: Brown Sugar Stitchers

Brown Sugar Stitchers Block of the Month Underway

The Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Guild block-of-the-month (BOM) is underway for 2010-11. Because I love Christmas,  I decided to make my blocks out of Christmas fabrics with a black and white background. This seems like a painless way to get … Continue reading

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I Believe in Angels

  Angels have been all around me this week as I began creating a new series of quilts. All of these quilts will feature angels. I have not placed a limit on the number of quilts in this series because angels should … Continue reading

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My Heart’s Desire Gets a Special New Home

As is our custom, yesterday, the Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Guild gathered at the Carrie Steele Pitts Home for Children to present quilts to the children. This is always the highlight of my quilting year. It puts everything in perspective when … Continue reading

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Uncommon Legacy Part of Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Show

    Uncommon Legacy will be part of the 150 quilts on display at the Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Show. The show opens August 1, 2009 at 10 a.m. and continues through August 7, 2009 at the South Fulton Arts … Continue reading

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Fulton County Commissioner Bill Edwards Will Cut the Ribbon at the Quilt Show

Once again all facets of my life collide. Commissioner Bill Edwards, one of my bosses while I was Fulton County Attorney, will cut the ribbon at the Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Show August 1, 2009 at 10 a.m. Always, more … Continue reading

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See “Live Love Laugh, (Even While Camping)” at the Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Show

When the Brown Sugar Stitchers announced the challenge for the quilt show, it seemed simple enough. The goal of the challenge was to show that African American quilters are diverse. In keeping with the theme of the quilt show The … Continue reading

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The President’s Quilt

Yesterday, at my last meeting as President of the Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Guild, I was awarded the “President’s Quilt” in keeping with the tradition in the guild. It is called Best Year Ever which was the theme of my … Continue reading

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Brown Sugar Stitchers Get Memory Quilts

I knew when I was elected president of the Brown Sugar Stitchers quilt guild last year that I wanted to gift some of the quilts in the African Canvas Memory quilt series© to some of the quilters. After all, it … Continue reading

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My Heart’s Desire is Ready for the Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Show August 1 -7

  My Heart’s Desire will be part of the Brown Sugar Stitchers’ Quilt Show August 1 -7, 2009. This quilt was made for a special child in the Carrie Steele Pitts home. It gets its name from the colorful hearts … Continue reading

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You Make Me Smile is Ready for Brown Sugar Stitchers Quilt Show August 1 – 7

The  bi-annual quilt show of the Brown Sugar Stitchers  Quilt Guild will be held August 1, 2009, and You Make Me Smile will be part of the beautiful collection of quilts on display. The theme of the show is The … Continue reading

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