Halloween Jelly Roll Quilt 2017-09-27

My son gets super excited about Halloween early each year, as in mid-September, several weeks ahead of the holiday itself.  As he decorated mid month, diligently rearranging all the house with our Halloween decor, I realized we had no Halloween quilt in the house and Mr. C. declared we needed a scary one.  The project … Continue reading Halloween Jelly Roll Quilt 2017-09-27

Wayward Transparency QAL

I am excited that Yvonne Fuchs from Quilting Jetgirl is hosting another quilt-along called Wayward Transparency QAL  I enjoy her patterns and she offers easy to follow tutorials and guidance along the way. Last year she hosted the Summer Snowflake Shimmer QAL which was a fun project resulting in a very generous sized quilt for our … Continue reading Wayward Transparency QAL

WIP Wednesday 2017-09-14

Slowly making progress on multiple projects, with encouragement from The Inquiring Quilter.  If you recall, I noted on Wednesday Wait Loss 31 Feature that I had been the newbie highlighted in Jennifer Fulton's blog.  What a delightful surprise and a nudge to my keeping myself accountable on my projects! With that in mind, here's a … Continue reading WIP Wednesday 2017-09-14

Wednesday Wait Loss 31 Feature

Woot, Jennifer Fulton from Wednesday Wait Loss gave me a wonderful and warm welcome in her weekly Wednesday Wait Loss feature.  Fantastic group of contributors and I really enjoy her blog  Check out her fun blog on the link above or post some of your own work to her linky.  Her social tags are @inquiringquilter … Continue reading Wednesday Wait Loss 31 Feature

I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 4, Christmas Memories

I love this block by Jennifer Fulton of the Inquiring Quilter.  She named her block Christmas Memories and her tutorial can be found at Christmas Memories. While it took a bit more thought work to decide on fabrics for the ornaments, it was a great exercise in putting together a beautiful block to augment the … Continue reading I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 4, Christmas Memories

Instagram Summer Fun Swap

I recently completed a Summer Fun Swap on Instagram, where we were randomly assigned a secret partner to make a mini quilt for.  This was my first swap and it was very fun! Initially, we posted Mosaics as to things, colors or images we like in order to help our partner make a perfect mini … Continue reading Instagram Summer Fun Swap

Milky Way Sampler QAL Block 9

I've been quietly building a collection of blocks from the Milky Way Sampler QAL from Alyce at Blossom Heart Quilts.  It is a very fun series of stars and I'm making two quilts (one for school auction and one for home). This block, called Betelgeuse, got interesting with its bulky seams.  The paper piecing process … Continue reading Milky Way Sampler QAL Block 9