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Jazz Cushions!

I made these as a wedding/housewarming gift for my sister-in-law, who got married this summer. They are patchwork, made with half-square-triangle for which I followed… 87 more words

Half Square Triangles made Easy!

Half square triangles are the staple of quilting. It is a technique that is a must learn for anyone who wants to quilt. There are so many ways to get a beautiful square, and I have tried A BUNCH of them! 430 more words

Block of the Month - Block 8

How are you getting on? Don’t forget I’d really love to see what you are up to.

This Month’s block is ‘LeMoyne Star’.

This block is not as complicated as it may first look, but it does require concentration as you have mirror images. 23 more words

Three Comments on Balance

In the last post I showed you the quilt I’m working on now. It’s intended as a donation for our local VA hospital, to warm a vet with the love stitched into it. 674 more words


Sunday sketch #14

I don’t usually work with a lot of colour in my sketches. I find it a bit distracting (and difficult) to think about what colour(s) to use and where to put them. 205 more words

Sunday Sketch

UFO Update

I wanted to work on my Bow tie quilt first, but I did not purchase backing fabric yet. Instead, I focused on the leftover fabric that I already had. 80 more words


Remaining Hive Blocks

The Cincinnati Modern Quilt Guild Bee Hive Swap continued over the summer, and in fact, at tonight’s meeting we hand off the last of the blocks for this session. 467 more words