When my mother died 6 years ago, I inherited her sewing machine. That's how I began to learn to love sewing and quilting. I am completely self taught by many fine teachers found in the blogging world. My mother's old Viking has since been retired and I have moved on to a Juki 98Q, which is my favorite machine. I have a newer Viking that I use for when other stitches besides a straight stitch is needed. Dresden Plates are my favorite ... Read Full Bio »