Category Archives: QAL

Flowers and Quilts

We have been in a heat wave here, upper 90’s for almost two weeks now and still going.  Thank goodness we have a drip system for the cutting garden. And then there is this guy and his two friends. Watching … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Along, Week Four

This past week I did not put a lot of time in at the sewing machine.  I attended a four day painting session at the lovely studio of Flora Bowley.  You can read my post about it here. Here is the progress … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Along: Bigger blocks & things I’ve learned

I pieced together some bigger blocks/slabs last night and made some notes to myself on a few things to keep in mind.  I hope you find these helpful in your scrap quilt journey. If you are cutting into yardage, cut … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Along, Week Three

This week I continued to cut, piece and pair fabric scraps/strips to create the larger blocks, also called slabs.  While looking at the slabs overall on the wall, I’m noticing a lot of pink, turquoise and green and not a … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Along, Week Two

This past week has been a whirlwind of activity with little time to work on the scrap quilt- a-long.  I’ve been sewing pairs to pairs.  Here is what’s on the design wall. I love the serendipity of the the hummingbird … Continue reading

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Sewing Scraps and Cleaning Out the Stash

Here are some scrap pairs sewn last night to be used for the scrap quilt along hosted by Amanda Jean at Crazy Mom Quilts.  This is just the beginning.  I will need to make hundreds of these pairs for a … Continue reading

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Scrap Busting Quilt with Amanda Jean, Week One

Today is the day!  Have you been waiting like I have?  Amanda Jean at Crazy Mom Quilts posted her Quilt Along called Scrap Vortex Quilt.  Isn’t that amazing?  Just look at all the scrappy goodness in that quilt.  I could spend … Continue reading

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