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Show & Tell (and a Little Wind)

Thank goodness for 3M.

I had wanted to find the refrigerator clips that I had heard everyone (The Off Kilter Quilt, Quilting For the Rest of Us… 322 more words


How to make a Birds in the Air block – Quilting Tips & Techniques 146

This video shows how to make a Birds in the Air block using 10″ squares. The block measure 6 1/2″ so will be a 6″ finished block. 10 more words


A Flock of Feathered Stars

I finished up the last of the 13 blocks I chose to do from the book a Flock of Feathered Stars.    These weren’t particularly hard blocks, as they are paper pieced, but they are time consuming to make…and I found them kind of aggravating because so many units had to be made before you got to a finished block! 35 more words


When snowflakes fly sideways…

…all day Sunday, you make a prototype of the triangle border for your spring quilt.

Electric Quilt offered two cutting options for the isosceles triangles in the border of my spring quilt: rotary cutting or a template. 192 more words


She's baaack: Block I4

So, with this block, I am now exactly 2/3 of the way done.

I am, of course, waaaay behind my self imposed time schedule, but surprisingly not too terribly upset about it. 39 more words

Inking Up My New Stamps

I spent the day yesterday inking my new stamps and was able to make two cards.

I used Unity Stamps Fashionista Girl Joe.  I stamped the image twice, cut out the girl, colored it with watercolor markers, color spray, stencils, and neon acrylic paints. 94 more words

Unity Stamps

A Baby Quilt

Over the past few days I sewed the top of a quilt for my neice’s  baby.  I started with an idea for a block made from charm packs, presented by the Missouri Star Quilt Company.   225 more words