Journal Archive

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Happy Pi Day! posted on Wednesday - March 14, 2012

Instead of baking a pi, or eating a pi, I went for a ride on my bike. I've been trying to keep riding all winter, an interesting... Click to read more


Goddess of the Last Minute posted on Saturday - March 14, 2009

My new book is now out.

If you would like to order an autographed copy of the book, and you live in the lower 48 state... Click to read more


Look! A young quilter! And she's good! posted on Friday - March 14, 2008

This is the work of Sarah Bernstein.Sarah is a Freshman in High School, somewhere near enough to New Jersey that she took a clas... Click to read more


New fabrics! posted on Wednesday - January 24, 2007

Here are my new fabrics from Cranston's Quilting Treasures line:

My son, the movie mogul posted on Tuesday - September 26, 2006

My son, Josh, is a film major at the University of Iowa. Every summer he tries to film me doing something, usually dyeing fabric... Click to read more


Another picture of KT posted on Tuesday - September 26, 2006

Here's the picture the radio station took of me and KT and my husband. Brian had to lean WAY down to get into the picture.
... Click to read more


KT Tunstall concert at the Vic Theater in Chicago posted on Sunday - September 24, 2006

Went to see KT Tunstall on Friday at the Vic Theater! We got there an hour before they started letting people in. The line had a... Click to read more


My fabrics! posted on Thursday - July 6, 2006

My Fabrics! Serendipity by Quilting Treasures!
Here are my new fabrics,... Click to read more


Catching up! posted on Tuesday - April 25, 2006

I apoligize for not updating my journal more frequently. I'll try to make it up with one giant update.

In January, I ... Click to read more


Tiara Parade Pictures 1 posted on Thursday - November 10, 2005

The fabulous Tiara Parade continued in 2005, when the venue was moved from the noisy hallway, to the noisy stage inside the conv... Click to read more


Tiara Parade Pictures 2 posted on Wednesday - November 9, 2005

Here are the next 10 contestants in our fabulous competition. I was forcing everyone to wave and smile when they came off the st... Click to read more


Tiara Parade Pictures 3 posted on Tuesday - November 8, 2005

Here are the next 10 contestants in our fabulous competition. It was excellent to see all these people dressed up goofily and en... Click to read more


Tiara Parade Pictures 4 posted on Monday - November 7, 2005

And our final group of contestants. I want to apologize for the poor quality of the photos, I am obviously not a professional ph... Click to read more


Houston Here I Come! posted on Saturday - October 22, 2005

I thought about skipping the IQA show in Houston this year, because I'm not teaching and I don't even have a quilt there this ye... Click to read more


More about the Tiara Parade posted on Monday - October 10, 2005

An announcement from Karey Bresenhan:
Just a note to let you know that the Tiara Parade at Quilt
Festival in Houston... Click to read more


Jamie Gildemeister's workshop quilt posted on Thursday - August 4, 2005

Here is a quilt made by Jamie Gildemeister. She started the quilt in my workshop at her guild in De Kalb, Illinois. Jamie was ki... Click to read more


tattoos and quilts posted on Thursday - August 4, 2005

I was watching tv with my kids the other day. Both are getting ready for college in a few weeks, and they've been threatening to... Click to read more


Special acd offer posted on Thursday - July 21, 2005

If you are unable to see the message below, click to view Special offer for quilting enthusiasts Purchase Canvas X f... Click to read more


Here's some dyeing info from Carol Soderlund posted on Thursday - July 21, 2005

Carol Soderlund is an expert dyer who has been teaching dyeing classes for a long time and has dyed fabric under many conditions... Click to read more


Tiara Parade 2005 posted on Thursday - July 21, 2005

I received my festival catalog today. So, I want to remind all of you that our annual Tiara Parade and Chinese Buffet Luncheon ... Click to read more


Order an autographed book with paypal posted on Thursday - July 7, 2005

Ok, so I have bit the bullet and created a paypal button to allow people to order an autographed copy of my book. I added it to ... Click to read more


Craft Corner Deathmatch posted on Tuesday - July 5, 2005

Judy Kreine turned me on to this great TV show: Craft Corner Deathmatch.

Extreme Makeovers posted on Wednesday - June 29, 2005

I hope you are enjoying my new improved website. Gloria Hansen and Derry Thompson did a really great job designing it for me and... Click to read more


Feeling Rejected? posted on Thursday - June 16, 2005

What if quilt shows offered you the chance to write your own acceptance/rejection letter? Or what if they wrote letters sayin... Click to read more


FAQ posted on Wednesday - June 1, 2005

What do you like doing the best? I like to write, please see my column in Quilting Arts Magazine. I'm in every quarter... Click to read more


Tiara Parade - Photos 4 posted on Saturday - November 6, 2004

More photos from the Quilt Festival Houston 2004 Tiara Parade. Including the coveted prize tiara pins collected by Karey Bres... Click to read more


Tiara Parade - Photos 1 posted on Saturday - November 6, 2004

Photos from the Quilt Festival Houston 2004 Tiara Parade. ... Click to read more


Tiara Parade - Photos 2 posted on Saturday - November 6, 2004

More photos from the Quilt Festival Houston 2004 Tiara Parade.
... Click to read more


Tiara Parade - Photos 3 posted on Saturday - November 6, 2004

More exciting photos from the Quilt Festival Houston 2004 Tiara Parade. ... Click to read more


Tiara Parade - Photos from the escalator posted on Saturday - November 6, 2004

After the festivities, we filled the escalator down to the first floor, to begin our journey through the convention center an... Click to read more