Tag Archives: quilting

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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This past week I had a lower back then a knee injury which kept me close to home and spending time sitting with ice packs and heat pads.  It’s very rare for me to sit for longer than a few … Continue reading

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From This to This to This

From this stack of solid cotton fabric To these 3″, 4″ and 5″ strips To this quilt top. I saw this design/kit in the new Keepsake Quilting catalog and realized that I already had lots of solid cotton fabrics that … Continue reading

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Beginnings: A New Quilt or …

The weather has turned cooler and rainy in the past week which changed my crafty focus from art journaling to quilting. I’m starting a new quilt (or pillows for the couch) using Half Square Triangles and American Made Brand cotton solids. … Continue reading

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The Blue Squared Quilt

Remember my past posts, here and here, on making my youngest son’s quilt? It’s finally finished!  I had our local quilt shop, Sharon’s Attic machine quilt it using the “popcorn” pattern.  It looks amazing and my son loves it!! Now, … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 | Tagged | 3 Comments

Is it really March?

Wow, I can’t believe I have not posted here since December.  Whew, where does the time go?  I’ve been busy creating lots of things though.  I am on a quest to minimize my belongings (that could be a post all … Continue reading

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Side tracked, again

I’ve spent the past few days continuing to piece four patch blocks for my youngest son’s quilt.  I became restless with the continued lull of the cool color scheme and decided to pull this out for another look. Don’t you … Continue reading

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