by Emma Thomas-McGinnis, artist & quilter

Trying Something New

June 29th, 2013 | Posted by Emma in All | Crafts - (1 Comments)

I don’t know what came over me, except maybe nostalgia for those hippie craft books I grew up pouring over…but I just got the itch to try something new, micro-macramé! I ran across this website., if you have a few minutes click that link now, you won’t be disappointed. She does amazing things with thread and beads! (more…)

Bachelor’s Buttons Art Quilt

August 10th, 2008 | Posted by Emma in All | Quilting - (0 Comments)

My garden grew the best batch of bachelor’s buttons this year! They grew from seeds, that I neglected to thin as seedlings. But the sight was gorgeous. I had to thin them as tall plants that were taking over. Here’s a little art quilt I made while the trimmings were in a vase on my table inspriring me.