Embroidered Jewelry

Making jewelry with your embroidery machine is fun, easy and fast!   This tutorial will give you the basics. Not all designs can be used to create jewelry.  The designs need to be freestanding lace type designs.  The designs are created so that the thread all locks together and will not unravel.  I have 100+ of […]

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Pink Project In the Hoop

  I am working on some door prizes today for PINK Day at my office. I am a breast cancer survivor and I organize a fundraiser event where we all wear Pink to raise awareness for breast cancer. We have pink treats and pink prizes. I made one of Peggy’s new In the Hoop bags […]

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Headband Project with FSL Leaves

Today I had time to create a new design and to play around with a project idea.  First of all here is the link to the new Free Standing Maple Leaf design.  I used a blending technique and love how it looks almost like a real leaf. My friend Diane found a fabric headband […]

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Finding Peace

Sometimes we all need to take a break and get away from the computer.  Lucky for me I can walk a short distance to a very nice path and walk through the woods.  It is so peaceful and pretty this time of year.  Walking along I listen to the many birds calling and am always […]

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Stabilizer Savvy is Now Available

You can now sign up for my new Stabilzer Savvy Class on Craftsy. Learn all about stabilizer and how to choose the right one for your project.   See samples of not only what works but also what does not and learn why you are sometimes frustrated and how to avoid it in the future […]

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Enter to Win my new Craftsy Class

  Click on the link below for a chance to win my class on Craftsy.   It will go live This Tuesday July 1.   This class will include 4 exclusive free designs!   Learn all about stabilizer and create beautiful embroidery.  Prevent puckers, registration issues and more with many great tips.  This is a wonderful […]

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New Adventures and Travel

I am flying to Denver this week to tape an online Class for  Craftsy  which you can find at this link. I created exclusive designs that will be included with the class.  The Bobbin charms are one of the designs. Craftsy is an exciting new opportunity for Terradon.  I love to teach at […]

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Copyrights and Digitizers

Gigi of Charming Station asked a question about copyright issues.  Don replied and with permission from both I am publishing the conversation here.  Copyrights are complicated and Don always has good advice. I am fortunate to also be an artist and create all my designs from my own artwork.  Many digitizers do rely on clip […]

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