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

Magnolia Mystery Quilt-along

I am very excited about a fall quilt-along hosted by Cheryl Brickey at  Meadow Mist Designs.  This year's QAL is called Magnolia Mystery QAL. Last year I experienced my first mystery QAL with Cheryl's Meadow Mystery Quilt-along.  She offers a great series of monthly instructions which are fun easy to follow. The first set of … Continue reading Magnolia Mystery Quilt-along

Have a Jolly Little Christmas QAL

I've been enjoying a steady and slow pace on the Jolly Little Christmas QAL meaning I've completed two blocks.  Smile.  The QAL started months ago.  Lots of other projects have gotten my attention and slowly I will update my blog to post on those! But the second block I completed for this QAL last weekend … Continue reading Have a Jolly Little Christmas QAL

I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along Block 3: Santa’s Belt

Time for Block 3 of the I Wish You a Merry Quilt Along.  This block was created by Laura at Slice of Pi Quilts.  For those interested in learning more about the QAL, you can jump in by reading the intro post (all the information, released block links and upcoming blocks are posted there). I … Continue reading I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along Block 3: Santa’s Belt

I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along Block 2: Tree Farm

Progression is made on the I Wish You a Merry QAL, with the second block being a tree farm. This Christmas Tree Farm block is the amazing work of April Adams at JANDA Bend Christmas Trees. I love this block.  It was easy to make, and has a classic holiday feel to it.  I am dreaming … Continue reading I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along Block 2: Tree Farm

I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along First Block

A new QAL has started, hurrah!  I love that this one jump starts the holiday projects and it is paced every two weeks; just my speed.  It is hosted by the Inquiring Quilter and you can find the details here...IWishYouaMerryQAL.   My fabric selection is Christmas on Brambleberry Ridge by Michael Miller.  I am pulling … Continue reading I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along First Block