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I’ve been sewing this afternoon, hand-quilting an English paper-piece quilt that I started a few years ago. Each piece of fabric is a one inch hexagon that I hand stitch to the next one until it makes a larger piece. 105 more words

Walking By Faith And Not By Sight

Scraps of Time...Day 17.

Well I’m not where I was hoping to be at this time. The game plan was to be almost finished the quilting and I haven’t even layered the quilt together :( Last night saw me spending time sewing down the vines in the mitred corners and then realizing that yes I was going to have to add more leaves to fill in the empty space there. 371 more words


Worldwide Friends: in the corner

Another batch of hexies and fillers completed.

Now that these are done and pinned in position, I begin to have an idea of just how large this quilt is going to be. 294 more words


Finished quilt top

In an effort to clean up the work area by reducing the pile of works in progress I finished piecing a quilt top today.  I posted some layout options over the last few days, (  148 more words


Working on some new blocks...

Hi everyone, I’ve been so busy lately that I have barely had a chance to get into my studio, so you can imagine how excited I was today to bury myself inside and get to work.I thought I’d share a couple of blocks that I’ve designed in my quilting software. 139 more words


5 Favorites of 2014

1. Favorite quilt show I attended: Vermont Quilt Festival.  You can see some quilts from it here and here.  And here again is a detail of one of my favorites: 209 more words


Pineapple Blocks

Before I descend into cooking and cleaning and more cooking and a bunch of dishes and family for Christmas, I thought I’d post all the pineapple blocks together.   91 more words