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Category: Quilt Theology

This is an archived listing of articles published on the Scissortail Quilting blog where the author explains how quilting relates to her view of God, spirituality, and the hurting world’s need for love, kindness and acts of charity.

A Binding that Lasts

When I wrote those last few blog posts on quilt binding, my goal was to help you make binding that lasts. The beauty of your quilt should stand the test of time. But my mind kept meandering to that word “bind.”  It’s sort of an old…

Disappointments in Quilting

Sometimes things just don’t go the way we plan when we start off making a quilt. Today I want to share what I did in the face of a disappointing experience as a quilter. I’m not sharing it because I have a need to vent – I’m pretty…

Tree of Life Quilt Block

  Tonight I decided it was time to pick up the pieces and move on.  Literally.  I found a bunch of little pieces, completed this Tree of Life Quilt Block and it felt good. The past few weeks have been a bit of an emotional roller coaster:  Highs, lows, bad…