It is a cold and windy day in Michigan today. With the busy season upon us it was my delight to be able to stay home and sew the week 3 four patches today. I had so much trouble finding enough of the light purple or lavender from my stash and scraps. But I did … More En Provence Week 3
It is quiet and I should be decorating or baking or wrapping presents. And, yet, I find myself sneaking in a little sewing in between the nearly finished log cabin and the Bonnie Hunter mystery quilt. This is the start of Ruby, Pearl and Opal quilt by Corey Yoder found on the Moda Bake Shop … More Shhh! No sneaking going on here!
Tri Recs Rulers? What are those? I had never heard of them before this week’s clue. I always wondered about those beautiful Christmas tree and star blocks. I had no idea this was how done. Here we go, a new adventure – Bonnie Hunter’s En Provence, week 2! With a massive to-do list at home, … More En Provence Week 2 – New Rulers, Yay!!!
In August I took a class from Mary Sorensen at the AQS show in Grand Rapids. Mary is a well-known instructor and I really enjoyed her technique. This is the class project. It’s not necessarily my style but it was a very good learning process. Now that I’ve completed it, I feel like I could take on just about … More A New Finish – Needleturn Applique
Here they are – 221 3.5 inch neutral 4-patch squares. I wasn’t going to do it. But this year’s Bonnie Hunter mystery quilt challenge includes French provincial fabrics. I actually had some that I had no idea what to do with and this seemed to be the perfect use. Yet, we all know what a … More What Did I Get Myself Into? A Bonnie Hunter Mystery Quilt?
I am so proud to share this quilt. My husband designed the pier panel and the lady. There is so much work and detail.It was designed to look beautiful draped over a queen-sized bed. It took approximately 8 months to complete and I am so glad it is finished!
Months have passed since my last post. I have been quilting up a storm and not donumenting any of them. I have been trying to finish up a bunch of UFOS and use up some scraps. So, here goes…this is what I have been working on since my last post. This is how my Lollipops … More So much quilting