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Book Club Quilt

The design inspiration for this quilt is going to sound a little crazy ( “bonkers” according to the technical editor).
I based the block on the floor plan of an entrance hall of a house with the stairs going up the side, but it needed more detail. 141 more words


Staple Quilt Workshop

Last week I taught a Staple Quilt workshop at Hometown in Rochester. It was a lively affair with much chatting and laughter, lovely ladies :) 52 more words


#tbt A Quilt For Mama Avis

I have never met another human being like Mama Avis. From the moment I met her, I knew she was a kindred spirit. She has been a spiritual mentor, a prayer partner, a sister, a motherly figure, and a special friend to me. 388 more words


A Year of Quilts 2017

With Christmas fast approaching, it’s that time of year when I look back at the quilty things that have happened, the places quilts have taken me and the quilts I’ve been inspired to make. 555 more words


»Lucky Point Quilt«

Earlier this year I had a new pattern published in Modern Patchwork. This quilt started with trying to enlarge the patchwork of the crosses English paper piecing design into a pieced quilt block.  159 more words


Video tutorial: Half and half HSTs with 10 strips

This block has so much potential that I have made it twice.

Each block has 4 pieces and you can put it together in so many ways! 154 more words


Lipstick Quilt

These yummy Lipstick coloured fabrics from my stash were perfect for this wall hanging. Most are modern basics from Timeless Treasures and Alison Glass, some have been hoarded for a few years now :) 62 more words