Hi friends! Working from Home So many things are happening in our world right now. A lot of changes for many of us. And while, yes, I have had teaching/lecture gigs cancel, to be honest, my day to day life has changed very little. I usually work from home which means I am used to… Continue reading 5 Fast and Easy Scrap Quilts you Can Do While at Home on Quarantine
Hi friends! Today I am going show off some of my spring quilted banner patterns that are bright, happy, quick and just plain fun to make! Scroll down to see them all and pick your favorite! Spring Banners Patterns These banners, or wall hangings, can be a great way to dress up a spot in… Continue reading Top 5 Spring Quilted Banners
Hi Friends! Today I want to share some images of one of my newer quilt patterns, The Stars Align. Last fall for Quilt Market, I made my first version of this fun star quilt pattern using fabrics from Batik Textiles. The line I used for this The Stars Align quilt pattern is called Puffin Ridge… Continue reading The Stars Align Quilt Pattern
Hi friends! Today is my day on the Kismet Blog Hop! Kismet Fabric Collection Kismet is the new fabric collection designed by Tammy Silvers for Island Batik. It is just awesome! Many of you know I love bright colors so when Tammy asked if I wanted to play with her new line, it was a… Continue reading The Kismet Fabric Collection by Tammy for Island Batik
Hi friends! I had the best time last Thursday! First I spent part of the day with some ladies from the Material Girls quilt club teaching them to make Sgt. Stanley. Such a fun block and it has so many possibilities for the settings. Sgt. Stanley was part of a series of quilt patterns… Continue reading Working in a Series
Hi friends! Today's post in the Exploring the Basics series is a subject near and dear to me- using your stash! I even have a lecture I give at guilds called "How to Smash Your Stash"! And yes, I borrowed some of the title from the title of my book. Building a stash is… Continue reading Exploring the Basics- Using your Stash!
Hi friends! Today in the Exploring the Basics blog post series we are chatting about precuts. Many of you know I have never met a precut I didn’t like! I mean really what’s not to like? Someone else already cut the fabric and it is all coordinated for you. No fuss, no muss. Good… Continue reading Exploring the Basics- Exploring Precuts
Hi friends! I hope you are having a good summer. I have been working on getting caught up after my busy spring and finally have all my new patterns on the website! Phew. Just in time to start the next batch of new designs. One of the things I am doing with some of my… Continue reading What to do with leftover fabrics?
Hi friends! So last week I mentioned I had too many projects and so little time. A common refrain for quilters, right? Today I wanted to show you some of what I have been working on. Tula Pink City Sampler I am slowly forging ahead with the setting for my Tula Pink City Sampler blocks.… Continue reading Tula Pink City Sampler and a Painted Quilt Block
Hi Friends! How is the Adventure Quilt going? I know putting the blocks together can be tricky but it will be worth it in the end! It is hard to believe that just 12 weeks ago your quilt looked like that pile of fabric below! Did you see Tammy's FB live video on sewing partial… Continue reading A Busy Week