Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Linked Quilt | Two Versions!

Hello! Happy Wednesday! I just got word that I can finally share a project I did right after market last fall. There is a new issue of Quilts and More (Summer 2016) just out last week...and I have a quilt in it!

"Used with permission from Quilts and More magazine. 2016 Meredith Corporation. All
rights reserved."

My quilt, Linked, even made a small appearance on the cover! I used our

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

House Quilts

Happy Tuesday! I simply love house blocks in quilts. In fact (hint, hint)...I may have something of the sort coming soon!

 Original "Village" quilt by Carrie Nelson

I'll be sharing my house project soon, but today is all about sharing some fun 

Monday, May 2, 2016

Quilt Cruise

Happy Monday! I've been away for a little while, and though I meant to get some posts scheduled for while I was just didn't happen. But I'm home again and busy preparing for quilt market which is in 2 1/2 weeks. At that time I'll be able to share everything I've been working on since mid-March!

 I was actually on a quilting cruise last week where I taught some wonderful 

Monday, April 25, 2016

House Quilt Blocks

Hello! I'm stopping in with a reminder today about the Village parade here on the blog next week...

 Pictured is a lovely group of houses constructed by Michele at Island Life Quilts.

Monday, April 18, 2016

Some Favorite Quilts

Happy Monday! Things here have been busy, but busy in the best way! I've been working on the last of the market projects and spent most of the weekend finishing up blocks for one of my favorites...sewing the blocks together this week will be first priority.

 Since I can't share what I've been working on I thought I'd start off the week 

Friday, April 15, 2016

Friday Favorites

Happy Friday! Yesterday I got to visit with Pat Sloan on the American Patchwork & Quilting podcast. We had so much fun visiting and talking about quilts, of course. My episode will air on May 16th...and I will definitely remind you when it gets closer.

I've been sewing like crazy...and I'll be able to start sharing a few little sneak

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

5 Tips for Quilting with Squares

Hello! You might remember that at the beginning of the year I started a series of posts on quilting with your stash! For the early posts I focused on projects using strips: extra jelly roll strips or strips cut from scraps.

Now, for the next few months I'm going to focus on quilting your stash using those extra squares you might have...extra charm packs, layer cakes, mini

Monday, April 11, 2016

Splendid Sampler Blocks

Happy Monday! It was sure a busy weekend for me...we had our county fair, visits with family, and on top of that I've been trying to  keep up with the market preparations. I did spend a little time catching up with my Splendid Sampler blocks this weekend, too. 

I'm still not all the way caught up (I think I have two more to make), but I 

Friday, April 8, 2016

Favorites and Frivol Friday

Happy Friday! Hope you are having a great week...and looking forward to the weekend! We are sure having a beautiful spring here in southern Nevada and might even be able to get some rain this weekend. I plan on doing a lot of sewing!

My friend Joanna at Fig Tree & Company is having a Frivol Friday today...