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Starry Night Update April

Our little quilting group is making great progress this month on our Starry Night QAL, I'm the last to finish!

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Mama Bear T-shirt Quilt

My latest memory quilt was delivered last weekend, and it's a cute one!

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Blocks I've been working on...

A new applique technique this month really challenged my fabric folding ability!

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Starry Night Applique Blocks

Starry Night QAL January blocks complete! Our group made 12 blocks last week for our new quilt along :)

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Mary's Triangle and Baby quilts

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 :)

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School Quilting 2017 Part 3: the Eagles

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!

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Lee's Rock Band T-shirt Quilt

Memory quilts aren't always cute and cuddly, this t-shirt quilt is all about hard rock and good times!

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Memories of Baby

A local Mom asked me to turn her children's baby outfits into a bed-sized quilt and I happily agreed!

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OMG goal: Ginny's Memory Quilt

A very sentimental Mom asked me to make a bed-sized quilt from her children's baby clothes, and this is going to be one beautiful memory quilt!

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Elementary Quilting Take 2

The second school that I worked with this spring did a wonderful job on this quilt they have donated to the local parish church.

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Wolf Panel Quilt

For the third year, I helped the students at a local elementary school to make a quilt. This year we had a donation of fabric which makes this fundraiser even more fantastic!

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OMG March Goal

For the third year I am working with local schools to teach them how to make a quilt.

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Canada, Eh?

After receiving my digital edition of Quilter's Connection, I was excited to start their mystery table runner in honour of Canada's 150th Anniversary celebration.

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Applique progress on 3 quilts!

Sunbonnet Sue around the World is coming to a close, I have 3 countries left to assemble!

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Baby quilt and wall hanging

Claire's Giraffe quilt was a joy for me to embellish with fmq, and I love the Freadom wall hanging I made for our local public library.

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Recent Posts

  1. Starry Night Update April

    Our little quilting group is making great progress this month on our Starry Night QAL, I'm the last to finish!

    Read More

  2. Mama Bear T-shirt Quilt

    My latest memory quilt was delivered last weekend, and it's a cute one!

    Read More

  3. Blocks I've been working on...

    A new applique technique this month really challenged my fabric folding ability!

    Read More

  4. Starry Night Applique Blocks

    Starry Night QAL January blocks complete! Our group made 12 blocks last week for our new quilt along :)

    Read More

  5. Mary's Triangle and Baby quilts

    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 :)

    Read More