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Now the piecing of the memory quilt. begins. It’s hard. And headache inducing. I’m being paid to make this quilt for a friend’s little boy who turns one on Friday. 222 more words


Baby quilt

Okay, school started a few weeks ago and Christmas is coming. In between Labor Day and Christmas is Halloween, which will require some attention, and Columbus Day which heralds a long weekend in Maine during which I’ve been invited to attend a baby shower. 370 more words


Quick Guide

How Do I Use Paper Piecing?

If you are unfamiliar with paper piecing, google “paper piecing tutorial”, and you will find many people who have made helpful tutorials and videos on how paper piecing works. 322 more words


Works in Progress...progress

Hi everyone, this morning I’m hanging around in my studio with a couple of projects going on,I’ve been mulling about on the next border of my Star Quilt that I’ve shown you in my prior posts. 377 more words


In Progress...Star Quilt ,with a modern twist

I’ve been playing with shapes using the Sidekick ruler, I’m really very uncoordinated when it comes to geometry, but using the ruler and lots of freezer paper I was able to get everything to work out perfectly.It feels like working a puzzle and all the pieces eventually fit together. 244 more words


How to make a Road to California block using 2 1/2" squares - Quilting Tips & Techniques 161

This video shows how to make a Road to California patchwork block using 2 1/2″ squares. Makes a block that measures 6 1/2″ square, so finishes as a 6″ block.


Inspiration From Vintage Quilts

I try to post on Thursday, which is also when I go to use the long-arm. This past Thursday, however, I was cleaning and prepping for the visit from a friend, and so I didn’t get to this blog. 420 more words