Author Archives: maggieandwalter

About maggieandwalter

We are newly weds that have had quite the adventure. In a nutshell we have gotten engaged, married, and had our first baby all within this past year. Other than being a married couple and parents, we are also makers. The point of this blog is to show the world what we've been up to and how we're continuing to grow - as a couple and as artists.

Bird Nest Quilt

This quilt was made for our daughter, Sierra-Ruth to go in her gorgeous cardinal crib, her Papa made for her. Sadly, it took me well into the year and a half mark to complete it, so we were never able … Continue reading

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here it is folks… the crib

My husband has finished the crib, and Sierra-Ruth has slept in her bed two nights in a row now. Walter crafted the crib out of leopard wood (aka lace wood) and the piano hinges are made of solid brass with … Continue reading

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the theme is “birds”

I needed to introduce baby girl (in the prior post), because she is definitely the source of our inspiration for the projects that I will be writing about for a while. Walter and I decided that we should make a … Continue reading

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Sierra-Ruth Harper

On February 21, 2011, 12:38 pm, this beautiful little piece of heaven was sent to us. She was born at 7 lbs 1.5 oz and 21 inches long with blond hair and deep blue eyes. We can’t be more proud … Continue reading

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my husband smokes a pipe… and makes them.

My husband, Walter, is an incredible maker of all things. Some of those things are pipes. He has now made one for each of his brothers (as wedding gifts) and two for himself. The buffalo pipe inlaid with the buffalo … Continue reading

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