Love your quilts. A Journey with Fibre. You are missed Tim. I collect vintage and antique quilt tops and finish them. So glad that someone is doing hand quilting-did it for 40 years until my hand gave out. it was an honor to have that quilt in the magazine! I mainly quilt in a hoop (see video…link on the right sidebar.) Miss February Bunny hint is coming 2/1/2021! I have learned so much from your site, thank you! Wow, the internet makes ALMOST anything possible! Arent orphan blocks fun to shop for! Join Facebook to connect with Tim Latimer and others you may know. Bottom line: Thanks again for the referral. Do you know of a video or book that might help? Thanks Mary …glad you found the site…..it was very exciting to be included in the magazine . thanks….great to hear from you! and so fun to hear that you are also into quilting!! great to hear from you!! OMG: THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!!!!! What 4 or 5 quilting threads do you use? I have a degree in Horticulture and I am an avid gardener. http://antarabesque.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/dsc_0210.jpg, http://www.bellwetherdrygoods.com/services.html, http://fibercrush.wordpress.com/2012/10/01/reader-appreciation-award/, http://timquilts.com/2013/08/28/aqs-modern-quilt-challenge/, http://nachograndmasquilts.com/male-quilters/, http://timquilts.com/2013/01/25/coffee-cups-quilt/, http://di5lexi.wordpress.com/2014/11/25/awarded-one-lovely-blog/, http://capitolcityquiltguild.org/index.php, http://www.amazon.com/Learn-Hand-Quilting-Just-One/dp/1590122305. Raymond K. Houston says: February 5, 2013 at 7:05 am I am a long time fan of hand quilting, have done a few projects throughout the years. Tag Archives: butterfly. That is how I found your site! We are sad to announce that on January 10, 2018, at the age of 59, Timothy Latimer (Bloomfield, Indiana) passed away. My adventures in Quilting and Gardening. I bet you’ve made a few trips to that store yourself. Terms of Service. do you buy old quilt tops that need to be quilted? It was a blessing to see something so beautiful by a man so talented on this night with all the news of Paris. My father would take us into the forest in May/June to look for these Calypso Orchids. Ok, I will send you a picture of the quilt–my camera broke, but I’ll send one from my computer! © 2021   Created by American Quilter's Society. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Confessions of a fabric hoarder. http://timquilts.com/lectures/ Select this result to view Timothy James Latimer's phone number, address, and more. Old Blog Discontinued!!! ( Log Out /  Hi, I’ve nominated you for the One Lovely Blog Award. If I do it well, I have you to thank (again) for inspiring me. !….I am so glad that you liked it!…I get as much fun out of sharing my quilts as I do making them and I hope that give hand quilting a try. Hope you enjoy the site. http://di5lexi.wordpress.com/2014/11/25/awarded-one-lovely-blog/ )I was having with Applipops, a really brilliant (and simple) way to make beautiful circles.I am thrilled to announce I now carry Applipops on my website.This next part is important: I am only shipping within Canada. My hand quilting is very poor. Page Transparency See More. So glad you make quilts for him to pose on! Reply. I have tried others but always go back to these 2, I quilt in a hoop…the size of the hoop depends on the quilt….14″ up to 24″ and I also Have a hoop on a floor stand that I use a lot now. I sent my quilt in September and received it in late March! Timothy "Tim" Latimer was a schoolboy who attended Farringham School for Boys in 1913.His history master was John Smith.. Who would have thunck it:). One Monthly Goal. but am experimenting with quilting in a frame. google_ad_client = "ca-pub-4053595679300131"; I am working on repairs of an old quilt top that was given to me right now. Before the video here is a bit of what went into getting the treadle to work for free motion quilting. I saw your Reindeer Snowflake in Quilter’s Newsletter. I have made several quilts–machine pieced and hand-quilted. My Tree of life quilt won the best hand workmanship award in Grand Rapids 2013. Maybe I should blog a bit to share? Tim, I’ve nominated you for the Reader Appreciation Award! Jaybird Quilts. You sound awesome! Spectacular version that's a memorial to soldiers serving. the Nebraska project by Mabel Fletcher Hornaday, probably made from the Star pattern. Martyne Dear Tim, give Sadie Anne a pat for me! Am impressed with those who to hand quilting. I will look on their site also. I have over 200 quilt tops and decided (with encouragement from Karen Alexander) to share them. I hate to see them go to waste but they haven’t sold in the shop and I just don’t have time (or the skill) to repair them. I am working on finishing the Butterfly quilt. If I hear from you, I will send you a picture of my quilt! Thanks! 18 Followers, 252 Following, 39 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Autumn Latimer (@alatimer) I’m not sure if this comment will be attached to a entry or not? that is great news!! My aunt always hand quilted her quilts. Tim Latimer Quilts Time-Span quilt- Fans set in blocks similar to the traditional NY Beauty set If you have not heard of Tim Latimer, you may need to check and see if you're living under a rock. GG, I use wool on every size quilt….the smallest I have used it on is this wall hanging size, most often I use it on full and queen size…..so I would not hesitate to use it on any size quilt, Over the years, I’ve been compiling a list of male quilters with an online presence. Your quilts are absutely gorgeous. I am a quilter but am I can’t identify the pattern nor can I find the pattern on any site. See more ideas about Quilts, Hand quilting, Whole cloth quilts. ( Log Out /  With Smithsonian reproduction fabrics of the l800’s. I’m heading to my usual quilt store for my monthly fabric fix – Lollys in Shipshewana, Ind. Love your quilts. Will email soon Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Just want to know you received my 2nd email! Thanks! Hi Lynne You made want to learn hand quilting, Thanks! The sewers at University Lutheran Church were hoping we’d see you today at our Prayers & Squares workday. “Fleur de Caron II” by Caron Mosey: $1250 58 inches square, shipped free within the Continental United States. Hello Tim, welcome to MQP. love your little furbaby- we have 2 of them and they like to lay on my quilts while I stitch them…. Love your quilts. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page. Exploring the possibilities of fabric and fibre. Would love to do that one but have not been able to locate the pattern. Appreciate any guidance. Please accept Echovita’s sincere condolences. Tim Latimer found one on the Quilt Index from. We have just about finished "cleaning out the shed" project and have unearthed 3 finished quilts, 4 quilt tops or is it five(?) Anyway I will send you a note. Even the “ugly” quilt was great. Tim Latimer — Quilts etc. Let me say first that the way I do it does not have to be the way you do it....there are as many different ways to do things as there are quilters. 2020 Challenge (5) alteration (2) applique (34) bags (12) Blocks (8) BOM (35) I sent you a lengthy email last week but never heard from you. I’ve just turned to Page 63 of American Quilter to discover a most remarkable hand-quilted piece of art. So great to hear from a fellow quilter from MI….I have family in the Royal Oak area. Sandy. I dont see the point of having a textile tucked away in a cedar chest when it could be what it was intended to be. My quilt studio is the upstairs of a 120+ year old, Greek Revival farmhouse. Posts about Roman Stripe Quilt written by timquilts. I never use a pattern, but here is one I found with a google search Hope I win Unfortunately he washed it multiple times in the washing machine and it’s more than a little worse for wear! I have done one quilt in my entire life for a good friends first child. The Modern Quilt Guild. It is absolutely gorgeous. It was a group quilt and I had a great time but I never had the time nor the space to continue the practice. Thank you – just what I need. Finished! 3 years ago Cindy Needham. sorry you can’t garden much anymore…..I know I would sure miss it……but you are right…quilting has a lot in common. I collect vintage and antique quilt… Click on image for entry details. You’ve just made my list: Hi Sharon I can’t thank you enough for the referral. wow…sounds like a great quilt top!….let me give it some thought and ask around…..I dont know any hand quilters in Minnesota….but I might know someone who does. I have several of them in my vintage quilt top collection. /* Ning-Leaderboard */ you could email me (address in the side bar on the right) a picture and I can Identify them, I love a challenge! My aunt always hand quilted her quilts. Tim, thanks for getting back so quickly. Wow, Tim – who knew?? !…I have heard good things about the work they do….I know it will be great!! My name is Tim Latimer, I live in Lansing MI. I’m looking for a talented quilter to make me a quilt with some T-shirts I have. I did check out Tim Latimer's website and a quilt like my grandma started is featured (the one that prompted my search). Bell weather does fantastic work. Upcycling quilt project underway: 0: 0. Send me your contact info so we can keep in touch. BLOG/NEWS. I had my flying geese quilt top in the closet for 10 years! I just called the service and they are going to quilt it! Do you use a hoop? google_ad_width = 728; My name is Tim Latimer, I live in Lansing MI. just found your site after reading a back issue of Quilter’s Newsletter- who knew so many repros were coming out of China? I now am going to try hand sewing one of my quilt tops. Will do so on sunday, bec I don’t know how to do it from the computer and will get help!!! My goal is to preserve the fine art of hand quilting. My aunt always hand quilted her quilts. thanks Linda! Channel: Tim Latimer - Quilts etc » perle cotton Browsing all 4 articles Browse latest View live Image may be NSFW. I have been following Tim Latimer’s blog for some time now. Love your site. Frolic Mystery 2020. Thanks for blogging . Looks like fun. 6,848 people follow this. TL: I just recently won a Handi Quilter Stitch 510 machine from the Quilt Alliance “Voices” contest where my quilt came in second place; the quilts will be auctioned off in November for a fundraiser. Am impressed with those who to hand quilting. Turns out I can’t send you pictures on your blog: must have your Pictured below is a Pro Pack, which makes 8 different circles sizes. P.S. I can’t get out to quilt guilds to find a local teacher. Jaybird Quilts. Tim Latimer – Quilts etc My adventures in Quilting and Gardening. I have had a quilts in an AQS shows (Grand Rapids 2012, 2 in Lancaster 2013, Des Moines 2013, Grand Rapids 2013, Arizona, Lancaster, Paducah 2014 ) and in the show “Male Call” at the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum in 2012 and 2014. Hi Tim! East Dakota Quilter. you might have luck contacting the local quilt guild I’ve got a beautiful quilt that my mother in law gave to me when my husband and I married 45 years ago. My feeling also is that in a way you are honouring the person who started the quilt and didnt live long enough to finish it. Artist. I want to quilt them myself so they are true family heirlooms. I am a Certified Florist and a Floral Design Instructor for the Michigan Floral Association. you have a great site too! Do you have the pattern for your coffee cup block? Resides in Verona, WI. understand that you may not wish to do so and I’m fine with that. and you will find the info and my Email address ….send an email with your dates and we can then go form there. Hope you and Teddy are well. I can only do big quilt stitches now, and thank you for confirming that quilting is a on going adventure of what works. This Blog will be about sharing the quilts, and my garden, and perhaps some bragging about Teddy; the best dog ever. Peggy and Santa Janta shared your blog site with me. Thanks. Some of Tim Latimer’s collection of vintage sewing machines. The Modern Quilt Guild. and it really is all about practice and lots of it google_ad_slot = "0566034101"; Well the best book I know is available here http://www.amazon.com/Learn-Hand-Quilting-Just-One/dp/1590122305 I still remember the beautiful flowers you did for my wedding. In July, I wrote to you, practically begging you to recommend a quilter. I love it…I want to try growing orchisd in my garden some day soon. Sep 12, 2014 - I have had a few questions about How I mark a grid on quilts. I have been friends with Tim Latimer for a number of years now, and when he started quilting by treadle machine, I was (and still am!) Change ). The fob watch containing the Tenth Doctor's Time Lord essence communicated with him and instructed him. here is one place to look into http://www.bellwetherdrygoods.com/services.html Well, I hand my second and LAST quilt top done; again, all by hand. Can you help me find a quilter for hire? I know prices would range. Lived In Madison WI, Ann Arbor MI, Mount Horeb WI. Just in case, do you do hand quilting for others? Quilt Dad. I am a Certified Florist and a Floral Design Instructor for the Michigan Floral Association. parctice is always the best answer to improvement…..I learn more with every quilt Godd luch on the restoration project and thanks for visiting my site! http://capitolcityquiltguild.org/index.php. Quilting is a great substitute. Hmmm,, wonder if we are related. You have a very nice site Tim. I have enjoyed visiting it. Timothy Latimer Obituary. http://fibercrush.wordpress.com/2012/10/01/reader-appreciation-award/ I think your approach to vintage quilt tops is unique and it’s giving me confidence to think about how to restore a 45 year old quilt that my husband received from his aunt when he was young. Latimer, from Lansing, Michigan, created his piece from quilted leather, using free motion quilting on an antique treadle sewing machine. I made one quilt top, all by hand, tiny pieces. Give those doggies a pat for me . Thanks for checking out my blog. I love to visit antique shows and purchase orphan blocks. He buys and renovates old sewing machines and he is a master in machine quilting on treadle machines. I am chair person of the Certified Florist Committee at the Michigan Floral Association. You used wool batt, and I am thinking about using wool (for the first time) in my quilt ( I hand quilt too), instead of the ‘Low Loft’ I usually use, and wonder if it would be too big for that since it’s not a wall hanging. This is going to happen to many of us quilters, we will die with a collection of unfinished quilts and I would hope that someone would think enough of my work to complete them for me and enjoy them. Hope all is well google_ad_height = 90; Hello Tim,  welcome to MQP. Practice will improve YOUR technique … everyone’s is unique. Tim Latimer - Quilts etc. Hello! Love the graphic nature. Have you made quilts with T-shirts? LOL…must be the time of day our brains work best, Hey there Tim. Grew up in the Detroit area. I was just commissioned to quilt one for a photo shoot next year. Powered by, Badges  |  Oh I forgot, I’m also a horticulturalist/landscape designer. There is a lot to see, things to inspire you, fun groups to join and friends to meet. We were going to have them quilted and sell them for a fund raiser, but we were told not to touch them! If you want to share it I’ll send the photo. Flying Geese. Confessions of a fabric hoarder. Peggy sent me a link to your blog–I love it. Traverse City is such a beautiful place!….I am somewhat jealous I will pay top dollar to have it quilted! As my good friend told me when she tried repeatedly to teach me better technique … just DO IT! I do have a pattern…there is a link to the pattern at the bottom of this post http://timquilts.com/2013/01/25/coffee-cups-quilt/. Just love your quilts and sweet and adorable dog. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new daily posts by email. Roman Stripe Quilt | Tim Latimer - Quilts etc. timquilts.com. Thaks for Visiting! Best wishes, I have matching hand turned edge applique quilt tops that one of grandmother’s sisters made in the 30’s or 40’s when she was dieing of cancer. Annette. labels. I don’t know why I dont have an e-mail on the blog?….I did once…where did that button go? Includes Address(9) Phone(3) Email(11) See Results. Hi Martyne Well textiles can be turned into quilts in my book. Tim Latimer - Quilts etc. August 27, 2017 by timquilts. I remember those same books. Miss January Bunny is shopping in NEW ARRIVALS! The fiber art tie die is so cool!! A Journey with Fibre. http://antarabesque.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/dsc_0210.jpg, THANKS!!! I have not been to shipshewana before, but I might neet to add it to my list of places to visit….enjoy your trip! I hope you  enjoy following my progress. Quilting on Antique Treadle sewing machines . Tim Latimer - Quilts etc. Love the latest quilt going to AQS. I have now returned to quilting and I’m so happy and grateful. I was so curious about how you painted Teddy and now the mystery is solved!! in the Spanish-American war. friedarae@ameritech.net, I can’t answer for sure without seeing them….but in general they are worth considerably more quilted…..Most quilt tops sell for 20 – 50 dollars….finished quilts sell for much more…..it depends on how they are quilted….mine are all hand quilted which takes much more time….Each quilt top is different….it depends on age and rarity …. I decided that some people might be up to the challenge of making one so I drafted a pattern using the vintage tops as a guideline. Rectangles- … Here is How I do it. I have done a few small things with it. sewing belly buttons boutique. Reed Commandery #6 Ladies Auxillary There is a lot to see, things to inspire you, fun groups to join and friends to meet. 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