Author Archives: Dahn

About Dahn

Quilter, eater, dog lover. But not in that order.

I’ve added a YouTube!

I love technology and I love that we live in an age where creativity can be displayed in so many ways with such little effort. Take for example my 5 minute creation of a workshop I took last fall with … Continue reading

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Hello again!

I have not added to this blog in a long time. A very long time! I have lots to show and I want to keep it as a journal progress, so I’ll be adding over the next few days. This … Continue reading


December Projects

This month I was very busy making some Christmas goodies for family. For my sister-in-law Karen:     At the last possible moment my local quilt shop owner put out a desperate call for a table runner for a competition … Continue reading


Merry Christmas!

As I looked out my dining room window this morning, the sun was shining over the trees and I felt so grateful for what I have.   My mom passed away a little more than a month ago and I … Continue reading


Canal houses

Over the past 4 months, my online Dye Art Group has had an enormous project on the go. 10 of us decided to do a ‘fractured quilt” of a series of canal houses. Our hostess lives in the Netherlands and … Continue reading



 My friend Janet sent me a cute link to a stuffed pumpkin from Pink Suede Shoes that was super cute and that started my search for other pumpkin tutorials.            Here is rushed pumpkin at Polka Dot Pineapple that … Continue reading

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Halloween Wall hanging

I have this cute wall hanging from Patch Abilities, Inc called Fright Night which is actually 3 patterns. I used a piece of hand dyed fabric that I thought  looked ‘spooky’ and I really like these patterns. These are about … Continue reading

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Haines Junction Quilt Retreat

Last weekend my buddy Janet and I went to Haines Junction for the fall quilt retreat. HJ is about an hour and half drive away from Whitehorse and I was looking forward to the drive in the beautiful fall. Instead … Continue reading


Great Ironing Table

I was visiting Kay Koeper Sorensen blog today and was  interested in seeing the ironing system she made. I LOVE it! When I look at it, I see that the legs fold in and maybe even tilts up to lean … Continue reading

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Its the Little Things

    This summer my hubbie asked me to make him a camera case for his work camera, so I whipped this up for him. The cord is just pretty cords I zig zagged together. The scenery is free motion … Continue reading

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