I’m a self taught quilter. Many years ago, as a young newly wed who was trying to decorate on a budget, I kept seeing quilts in magazines and loved how homey and comfortable they made a room look. I wanted one..or maybe two? When I finally ran across a couple for sale I was floored at the prices. I realized if I was going to have a quilt I’d have to make it myself.
I didn’t know anyone that quilted, there were no quilt shops, but there was a library! It had a couple of books, which I brought home and started reading. This was waaay before the internet. It was over 30 years ago! The knowledge I got from those books and the pics in the magazines was sketchy. There were a lot of blanks. I saw what I now know as