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Wedding Fans OP 40

Sometimes it is like meeting up with an old friend when I open up a project file and browse through the designs waiting for their day in the spotlight. 42 more words


Pattern Quilts

I did this project with our TK and Preschool Classes. I had mistakenly cut some colored construction paper too small and needed a way to use it up. 45 more words

Art Lessons

9 patch in May

It goes without saying that I haven’t been a prolific writer here.  I have been sewing and will do my best to recap some of the sewing accomplishments of the last year. 25 more words


24″ x 24″

This photoquilt was inspired by a box that my wife and I brought back from our honeymoon in Italy.  The box is about six inches wide and is made of strips of semi-precious stones which were likely leftover from the other pieces for sale in the shop.  253 more words


Quilt Scraps

All my life I have slept under quilts made from scraps from handmade clothes. Mom made a few during her last years of quilt making from all new material. 276 more words

Power of Playful Piecing

It’s play time!  The May challenge for the Island Batik Ambassadors is Playful Paper Piecing.  The rules were pretty simple: Select any fabric  in the current collections, use either foundation paper piecing or English Paper Piecing, and create something playful.  339 more words


Day 91

…so many memories. Whenever I see this quilt I can’t help but SMILE. I will always cherish the weeks (more like months) Katie and I spent making our own sampler quilts.