Hi friends! This week in the A Quilter's Alphabet series, Tammy and are up to the letter Q! For my post, I am chatting about a quilt sandwich, quilt sleeve and quilting! Quilt Sandwich A quilt is made up a 3 layers- the top, the inside or batting and the backing. Put your 3 layers… Continue reading A Quilter’s Alphabet: Q for Quilt Sandwich, Quilt Sleeve and Quilting
Hi friends! This is our last post in the Lighthouse Steps Quilt Along! And if you make it all the way to the end, I have a super giveaway for you! Note: If you missed any of the quilt along posts, here are the links to the introduction, post 1, post 2, post 3 and… Continue reading Quilt Along 2021: Lighthouse Steps Post #5
Hi Friends! The other morning I was lying in bed thinking about quilting patterns and art. Some people feel quilting is an art form, some consider it a craft. Some feel only "art" quilts are art. What is a Quilt? A quilt is 3 layers of fabrics sewed together. It differs from a blanket in… Continue reading Quilting Patterns: Art or Science?
Hi Friends! Today Tammy and I have something exciting to share with you- we have guest bloggers to show you how they would quilt the Luminous quilt along project! Say Hi to Karen of Redbird Quilt Co! Luminous Quilting – Funky Lines & Feathers OH MY! Greetings fellow quilters – I’m Karen L. Miller of… Continue reading Luminous Quilt Along Project: Guest Blogger Karen Miller on How to Quilt the Quilt!
Welcome to our series exploring quilting basics! Previously, we looked at batting and backing your quilt. Coming up next in our basics lineup is binding the quilt. Or if you would like to start from the beginning and work through all the topics, you can find them all here. Hi friends! Today in the… Continue reading Exploring Quilting Basics: How to Choose a Quilt Design for your Next Quilting Project
Hi friends! This month the theme for the Island Batik ambassador project was called Table Scraps. Too funny. Well, I guess it is only funny if you happen to know that I already have a table runner pattern called Table Scraps! I did not use that pattern for this challenge though. I knew I should… Continue reading My December Island Batik Ambassador project
Hi friends! Today is my day on the Piece and Quilt with Precuts blog hop. When Christa was asking designers if they wanted to be part of her new book's blog hop, I just had to sign up. I mean really, it's about precut quilt pieces! We all know that I just love precuts. We each… Continue reading Precut Quilt Pieces: Squiggles
Quilt Market is over. Sigh. When we are standing in our booth, on the last day, our feet are tired, most of the customers have left and we are just waiting for 4pm, we can't wait for it to be over. Done. Finished. Time to pack up the booth and get home! Now, with a… Continue reading Post Quilt Market