Tagged with quilting

Art Show!

Art Show!

The art show I was supposed to have for the month of July was thankfully able to be postponed until August because of the giant disruption of the tree falling on my house. I hung the show August 1st and it will be up until the last day of the month at the Bethlehem Public Library. … Continue reading

Ho Ho Ho! Blog Hop & Giveaway

Ho Ho Ho! Blog Hop & Giveaway

**Giveaway closed! Congratulations to Emily C for winning! I am sending you an email now, so just respond to that and I will send your winnings out to you! Thank you to everyone for entering and leaving such jolly comments.** It’s Christmas! Or not, but it is the “Ho, Ho, Ho” Blog Hop! Much thanks to Madame … Continue reading

A quilt for my baby

A quilt for my baby

I shouldn’t tell you how long this fabric has been waiting for me to turn it into a quilt for the Wee One… let’s just say, one year is about half the length of time it has been. I know, I am a terrible sewing mom. It isn’t even a hard quilt to make, since … Continue reading

Summer Mug Rug

Summer Mug Rug

I recently did a summer themed mug rug swap. My recipient said she liked blue and green, so I went with those colors for my mug rug. I used organic cottons and did some hand embroidering and hand quilting. Here is one side: And here is the other: I think flowers and lady bugs scream … Continue reading

Quilted Mat: Done!

Quilted Mat: Done!

We moved out of the hotel and into a flat last Friday (finally!). It took several days to get internet hooked up (more on that later), so it was amazing how much time I had with internet pursuits cut out of my day. During that time, I finally got my quilted mat from the sew-along finished. … Continue reading

Quilt Block: Infinite Loop

Quilt Block: Infinite Loop

Here’s the last quilt block I made this week, also from the book Shape Workshop for Quilters. This one is by John Q. Adams and is called the infinite loop. Don’t forget today is the last day to enter my giveaway! I pick a winner tomorrow– then I have another super awesome giveaway on Monday!

Quilt Block: Circle Nine Patch

Quilt Block: Circle Nine Patch

I made this block this week (also from the book Shape Workshop for Quilters). It is the Circle Nine Patch by Brioni Greenberg. You do the nine squares first, then applique the circles on. I like this fussy cut scooter a lot! Don’t forget to enter my giveaway, too! You have until Sunday to enter.

Stamp On It Blog Hop! & Giveaway

Stamp On It Blog Hop! & Giveaway

**Giveaway closed! The winner is  Thank you for entering, Becky! I just sent you an email asking for your mailing address. Thank you to everyone else for all the great comments and feedback on my stamp mini quilt and appliques!** I’m so excited to be hopping along on the “Stamp On It” Blog Hop today! … Continue reading

Quilt Block: Wedge Wave

Quilt Block: Wedge Wave

This is another quilt block I made this week. It is called the Wedge Wave by Katy Jones and is from the book Shape Workshop for Quilters. (This is an amazing book, by the way. 60 different quilt block designs, clear directions, plus 12 projects.) I love this block! It is super simple to do but … Continue reading

Thank you (and a quilt block)

Thank you (and a quilt block)

I just want to say thank you to everyone who took the time to post an encouraging comment here or on my Facebook page! You all are so wonderful, and I really appreciate you! We are still on the hunt for a rental house (latest estimate from the insurance company about how long repairs are … Continue reading