Sunday, January 10, 2010

And in breaking news...

Remember my first post of the year when I said I wanted to expand my creative horizons? think outside the box?

I got an email from Cynthia last week (fabricworm/birch). The sample bolts of her fabulous line of fabric will soon be available, and she asked me to design a quilt using her fabric (and yes, that thud you just heard might have been me falling to the floor from excitement). So we have tossed around a couple of ideas, and even found out we had exactly the same thoughts when it came to a certain design detail.

I'm super excited, completely honored to be asked....and a tiny bit terrified. And I didn't think the desire to expand my creative horizons would come true so quickly! So thanks, Cynthia, for giving me a little push over the edge. I'm ready to do a little flying.


  1. WOOHOO!! Can't wait to see the finished quilt! Hurry, will ya? ;)

  2. That's awesome Cindy! Can't wait to see it.

  3. what fun fabric to use as a springboard for broadening your horizons! I can't wait to see what you come up with!!

  4. How much of a tool does it make me that I gasped when I saw that fabric? I don't quilt/sew, but I love me some colors and patterns.

    Maybe I should have gone into textiles...

  5. Good for you! I can't wait to see it when you're done!

  6. wow, i've really been out of the loop! many, many congrats! i'm sure you will come up with something absolutely gorgeous! what an honor...and can't wait to see the progress & finished quilt!


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