Tag Archives: quilting

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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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