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Flower Cakes and Charms

I have a soft spot for fabric lines.  I don’t have to make the effort to co-ordinate colours and patterns.  This was one of those lines I couldn’t resist.  161 more words


How to draw an octagon

To make my kaleidoscope quilt block I had to create a new triangle template. The triangles fit together to create an octagon. I was a bit stumped at first. 218 more words


Little Fox in my garden

Hi dear friends! I have the most cute visitor in my garden!

This little fellow was jumping around in our garden this morning. She sat a while in the lemon tree … then stopped to the pomegranate tree … 409 more words


Something's Fishy

I just finished a quilt of a kind I’ve never made before: a commission. While working on a bunch o’ baby quilts for work-related babies, one of my coworkers wondered if I could make one for her brand new nephew. 309 more words


Red, white and blue 

A quilt for my nephew whose favourite colours are red, white and blue.

The fabrics I used were an incredibly rich organic linen, which was beautiful to work with. 76 more words


Celtic Spirals and Knotwork

Cha sgeul-rùin e ‘s fios aig triùir air.
It’s no secret if three know it.  Celtic proverb

I have become intrigued with ancient Celtic art.  Aidan Meehan has published a series of books of Celtic design that cover the history of the patterns and good instructions for drafting the patterns.  126 more words