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
Hi friends! I can't believe it is already week 12! It's hard to believe we are here, ready for the Final Frontier! It seems not that long ago, we were just starting out, had a pile of Fat Quarters, some background fabric and we were just starting on our adventure. And now,… Continue reading Adventure Quilt- Week 12 is here!
Hi friends! Week 11 of the Adventure Quilt ... a Road Trip quilt Quilt Along is here! This week's blocks are pretty easy to do. BUT read the next paragraph before you just go to the end of the post and grab the block!!!! Back in week 4- with the Great Divide block-… Continue reading Adventure Quilt- Block 11
Hi friends! It is time for Block 10! Wow oh wow! This week Tammy is going to show you how to make the tree blocks; they are a lot of fun! So click here or on the image below to head on over to Tammy’s blog to get the block. Next week’s block will be… Continue reading Adventure Quilt- Block 10 is ready to go!