Life is Sweet
"When you look at a cupcake, you've got to smile." ~ Anne Byrn
“With an adventurous spirit, a deep breath, and a little practice, you’ll find that appliqué can be easy to include in your quilts!” - Kim DiehlRead More
Are you making handmade gifts for the holidays? If you are, where do you start? For me, half the fun is in the planning! This year I want to make coffee and tea-themed gift baskets, featuring our Coffee Helps and Start with Tea collections (available now in the shop).
Grab a cup of tea (or coffee) and I’ll give you a sneak peek at the possibili-TEAS.
Come along inside….
We’ll see if tea and buns can make the world a better place.
- from the children’s book, The Wind in the WillowsRead More
You don’t need everything when you first start quilting. Begin with basic tools and supplies. Build your own collection of favorites over time. Here are some of my favorite quilting tools in the studio…Read More
Coffee is first in the morning and it’s the first of two new collections Sunporch Studios is releasing this fall: Drink Coffee and Start with Tea. Here are some sneak peeks to stir up some excitement.Read More
Take a look at this gorgeous fabric collection on my craft table today. It's called Flourish and it was designed by Natalia Bonner & Kathleen Whiting for Moda Fabrics. From the name, to the colors, to the prints, this collection is inspiration personified.Read More
Whip up sweet blocks for quilting projects using Jolly Bars and Cake Mix Recipe Pads, sold exclusively at the Fat Quarter Shop. These fabric pre-cuts are not too big, not too small, but just right. Watch a video introduction and tutorial, then browse the collection of classic solids and colorful prints.Read More
My-One-Word is a way to become more intentional about a change you want to make in your life.
Words have power. What words would propel you forward day-by-day, week-by-week, and month-by-month? Think about what you want and need right now.Read More
Sunporch Studios is excited to introduce you to our first collection, You are Loved. The collection includes a sentiment panel set and a Print&Quilt mug rug set. Each set gives you inspiring ways to create heartfelt art to keep and give.Read More
"Pay attention. Notice everyday objects and everyday moments. Capture the details." I heard this advice from a children's book illustrator when she was a guest speaker in one of my college writing classes. Her words struck me then and continue to inspire me today.Read More
If you have an inkjet printer, get ready to fall in love with our Print & Quilt patterns. Sew easy and fun!
Simply print the P&Q pattern on fabric paper, add batting and backing fabric, then machine or hand quilt and bind.
If you subscribed to our email list, you received the Good Day Sunshine P&Q pattern in the free PDF sampler.
I especially love our Print & Quilts for…Read More
If you are looking for ways to add more creativity, inspiration and joy to your life ― and in the process, bring more beauty and kindness into the world ― WELCOME.
Sunporch Studios is a growing community of makers who love to create every day. In the shop, you'll find digital designs and patterns that will inspire you to make handmade gifts with fabric, paper, mixed media, and more.Read More