What Was I Thinking?


26″ x 26 1/2″


Cotton, fusible web, batting, buttons


Fused raw edge appliqué, machine and hand stitched


Knots & Tangles

Sewing on a lot of buttons without the stitches showing on the back of the quilt is not something that I’ll want to repeat!


What Was I Thinking? began with a realistic portrait workshop taught by Esterita Austin.  I found that I was already familiar with the methods so I challenged myself to push my color choices.

  • Reliance on Reference Photos

  • Computer Usage

  • Paint Applied