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Dear Jane, Block C2

It took me a few days to complete this block! I made the center (diamonds), paper piecing it, and then thought I’d add the sides using inset seams. 76 more words


Spending time In Houston, Texas

So here I am in Houston, attending Internaional Quilt Market and Festival, loads to see and learn about and even just a little bit of enjoyment!! 137 more words


How to make a fun Pinwheel Block using 5" squares - Quilting Tips & Techniques 165

This video shows how to make a fun Pinwheel Block using 5″ squares. The block measure 6 1/2″ (6″ finished).



Two interventions where carried out in this final stage of the portfolio. One by Claire Pethick and Rosalie Burridge, and another by Jelena Rodidnova.

Claire Pethick and Rosalie Burridge… 318 more words


Dear Jane, Block C 11

I combined traditional piecing and needle-turn appliqué for this one. I cut out 8 each of the quarter circles and sewed their straight sides into the seams while piecing the quadrants and borders together. 39 more words


Dear Jane, Block G 11

This block is my first foray into reverse applique. While it is not perfect, I am quite pleased with the outcome. It took a while to put together, but I expect that if I practice this technique, I will get faster! 6 more words