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Closing the Barn Door

The next pattern in our Block of the Month series is the Hole in the Barn Door. This particular block is known by many other names,  the most common being Churn Dash. 162 more words

Video tutorial: Disappearing shoofly block - variation 1

Shoofly is a traditional quilt block.

Slice it and you get a Disappearing shoofly quilt block.

This is the first variation of this block. The block is quick and easy to make. 35 more words


Spring scrap quilt

My latest finish is a quilt top and back made in the colors of the spring that is bustin’ out all over: cherry blossom pink and green. 263 more words


Quilters gotta quilt

Naturally. When bad things happen, a quilty hug can make people feel better.  As of today, over 1600 homes have been destroyed in Fort McMurray, Alberta, and the entire town is evacuated due to wildfires.  166 more words


Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks, Vol. 13

Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks, Vol. 13 was published this past Monday. That is also when the blog hop started.  Some of my friends have presented their blocks in the past few days (along with many other designers) – today is my turn! 543 more words

Back to Basics - Nine Patch

Here’s another block tutorial for you!  How to create a Nine Patch Block:


My Quilt Block 18 – Fair and Square

Quilt block 18 – Fair and Square

Haven’t worked with purple in my quilt up until now, so time to introduce this colour. Found this gorgeous seahorse fabric and a complementary batik material. 72 more words