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Sunday sketch #86

The last element that I added to Sunday sketch #85 was a wonky star shape that gave a bit of energy and movement to the block. 100 more words

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Mini Love

As an Island Batik Ambassador the products featured in this post were given to me by Island Batik.

Do you like mini quilts?  Part two of Island Batik’s Ambassador February assignment was to make a mini quilt 24″ square or smaller.  784 more words


Quilted heart

Saw this in Love Sewing Magazine and it relit my desire to quilt something.

So I raided my fat quarters and large part of a scrap sheet I had acquired and cut out lots of half square triangles and squares Spent ages last night cutting and sewing them together to make the quilt top and got this far… 117 more words


Sunday sketch #84

I’ve been playing around with more block-based designs lately –  which you’ll see over the next few weeks.

This week’s quilt design is a supersized block based on half-square triangles (with the occasional flying geese). 63 more words

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Halfway To Halfway

What started as a pile of scrap half square triangles handed down by a fellow quilter is gradually turning in the Halfway Quilt.

I have shared this picture before, but this is what 16 blocks looked like. 76 more words


Sunday sketch #83

If you look closely at Sunday sketch #81, you can see that the inside halves of each arrow create a closed octagon in the centre of each block. 143 more words

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Ruth's Quilt

January 24, 2018

My neighbor Ruth is an incredibly generous and kind person.  She loves my dog as her own.  I’ve recently been recovering from a serious injury and Ruth took care of my dog, Bailey.  288 more words