A Quilting Blog

  • With A Little Help From My Friends

    WooHoo!  I finished my Yellow Circle Quilt today!!   I am thrilled it turned out as good as it did ~ thanks to all the many, many tutorials I read and watched online.  The modern quilt thing ~ to me ~ is all about the internet.  It would have taken me years to learn by trial […]

  • Yellow Circle Quilt

    I started a new quilt two weeks ago, motivated by the Modern Quilt Guild monochromatic challenge… and I thought I’d share my progress.  With Illustrator I laid out a design and made a template for the circles.  Here is my design plans and figures: My first thought was to go with red, but at the […]

  • Finished Mat

    Finished Mat

    So we had our little snack mat swap at the PMQG meeting last week and beforehand, I started a bunch of mats, but only finished one good one before the swap.  I just finished another yesterday: and here’s the back – see… I did a little free motion quilting on my machine too… I just […]

  • Squid Quilt Top… Finished!

    I was so excited last night to bring my finished quilt top to the PMQG meeting… and a little nervous.  I had so much I wanted to say about it and I kinda froze in front of the group, but I’m good at hiding it.  Not a big deal though. I’m just happy to be […]

  • Almost There!

    Almost There!

    Woo Hoo!!  I’m almost there ~ done with the squid quilt-top that is.   I’m really hoping I can get it done before the PMQG meeting on Thursday! I want to bring it to show to the rest of the group. I’m just so excited!  I think this is one of the first projects I’ve done that […]

  • Chilly Days Cozy Nights

    Chilly Days Cozy Nights

    I love this time of year when there is some sort of gathering almost every night. Everyone is looking forward to some time off work and with family.  Everything sort of changes and people are just a little warmer… if they are not too stressed out, that is!  This year I’m planning on enjoying any […]

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