Crossing Stars - a block tutorial using Half Rectangle Triangles that are not as difficult as you think!
Fabriquilt Block Hop 2015 - a block tutorial using the Tri-Recs ruler set and squares.
Marker-dyed quilt blocks. I used this technique to make quilts with my son's school. Each student drew two pictures then we treated them to get the tie-dyed effect. What a colourful memory!
How to make a striped pillowcase with appliqued name on the cuff. The perfect birthday present for classmates!
String or selvedge tote bag tutorial. Use up those strings by foundation piecing a large piece of fabric, then french seam and bind. A project you can start and finish in 2-3 hours!
Choosing a pattern for someone can be very difficult. Teens can be exceptionally hard to please. Here are some things to consider then planning your next project.
Starry Night QAL January blocks complete! Our group made 12 blocks last week for our new quilt along :)
Mary is a local quilting friend who loves to piece, but gets bogged down during quilting. These are 2 of the quilts I machine quited for her this spring :)
Working with local schools has been very fun and the students are pushing me to design ever more interesting layouts from simple subunits. Take a look at the third quilt I helped to make this year!
Memory quilts aren't always cute and cuddly, this t-shirt quilt is all about hard rock and good times!
A local Mom asked me to turn her children's baby outfits into a bed-sized quilt and I happily agreed!