StarLight Star Dark Quilt Finish 2017-04-29

Hmph.  I realized I never posted pics of my finished StarLight Star Dark quilt finish.  Sigh.  Busy-ness.  I clearly meant to...Star Light Star Dark Finish, Almost and had kept good progress going in the late summer as I finished the top.  Star Light Star Dark Quilt. This was my very first effort at quilting a … Continue reading StarLight Star Dark Quilt Finish 2017-04-29

Sun Showers Quilt Finish 2017 04-22

It is hard to believe I have half dozen finished quilts behind me already, having jumped back into sewing just under 2 years ago.  Working with color, fabric, design and creating have been fun for me given I work with numbers all day. This quilt was inspired by the Sun Showers I experienced most of … Continue reading Sun Showers Quilt Finish 2017 04-22

Man Cave Quilt Finish 2017-04-15

As I began venturing into quilting, my husband gently questioned me (a few times) on where was his quilt?  I started it back in October WIP Wednesday 2016 10 26 based on his fabric picks, and went with a classic granny square pattern I found at Blue Elephant Stitches.  Her pattern was so easy to … Continue reading Man Cave Quilt Finish 2017-04-15

“Home” Pixie Summer QAL Finish 2017 04-08

I loved making this quilt, despite my love / hate relationship with the very teeny tiny stars for the last couple of blocks.  It all started last summer.  Pixie Summer Home Quilt-A-Long. The cloud like quilting creates a beautiful look around the houses with just enough depth to stand out from the trees and houses. … Continue reading “Home” Pixie Summer QAL Finish 2017 04-08

Meadow Mystery Finish (Take Flight) 2017-04-01

I am excited to have wrapped up the Meadow Mystery Quilt-A-Long while sharpening both my FMQ and HMQ skills.   The entire QAL, sponsored by Cheryl at Meadow Mist Design was a great time.  The pace was perfect for me as a full time working Mom (I know you can relate!).   And let me mention it … Continue reading Meadow Mystery Finish (Take Flight) 2017-04-01

Butterfly Finish 2016-12-24

Yay, a finished quilt!   The bright colors, varied butterflies and varied backgrounds made for a very happy recipient. And I am proud that I went for true FMQ on this one...my very first.  It was hard, getting the rhythm between needle speed and moving the quilt around, learning to deal with the drag, the tempo, … Continue reading Butterfly Finish 2016-12-24