21 08, 2015

Featuring Rachel – A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By | August 21st, 2015|Featured Quilter|2 Comments

Hi there! Today's featured quilter is Rachel, from Wooden Spoon Quilts! Rachel's quilts are full of beautiful, modern fabrics, and she has a great way of mixing them together - I hope you enjoy getting to know Rachel better -- 1. When did you begin quilting? My love of quilting started just over seven years [...]

17 08, 2015

Think Big Quilt Along : Tilt-a-Whirl Blocks

By | August 17th, 2015|quilt-along, Think Big|0 Comments

We are continuing on the quilt-along from Think Big this week with Tilt-A-Whirl blocks! This block is a 16-patch with half-square triangles, and quarter circle units. Don't let those curves keep you from stitching these fun blocks up! They are nice and big, and I have lots of tips to help. If you haven't cleaned [...]

14 08, 2015

Featuring Zafira – A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By | August 14th, 2015|Featured Quilter|2 Comments

Another Friday is upon us! I know many of you have kids heading back to school right now - I hope that your transition is smooth and easy.  We have one more week of freedom, then back to the daily routines and a regular schedule - that shouldn't excite me so much, but it does! [...]

10 08, 2015

Think Big Quilt Along : Connections Blocks

By | August 10th, 2015|quilt-along, Think Big|2 Comments

I hope you all are ready to start stitching! Connections is the most detailed of the three blocks in our quilt top, and one of my favorites to make. Once you have everything cut, plan on an hour or so to make each block. For ease of sewing, double check your 1/4" seam allowance before [...]

7 08, 2015

Featuring Andi :: A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By | August 7th, 2015|Featured Quilter|6 Comments

Hi there! Today's featured quilter is Andi, and Australian blogger that I've known online for number of years. Andi has always made beautiful, colorful quilts, and the collection that she's sharing today is fantastic! Andi blogs at PatchAndi, I hope you enjoy getting to know Andi better -- 1. When did you begin quilting? My first [...]

3 08, 2015

Think Big Quilt Along : Book & Fabric Requirements

By | August 3rd, 2015|quilt-along, Think Big|6 Comments

I'm so excited to be quilting along with all of you! In case you missed it, this is our Think Big quilt to be made: All three blocks are from my book, Think Big, which features 18" blocks and all the math to help you make the quilt you want to make. It also makes for [...]

31 07, 2015

Featuring Kristy :: A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By | July 31st, 2015|Featured Quilter|0 Comments

The weeks in our summer vacation are flying by! With less than a month until school is back in session - I'm doing my best to soak up as much time with the kiddos as possible! I hope you have some plans for the weekend! Today's feature is Kristy from Quilt Play. Kristy is an Australian [...]

29 07, 2015

Sew Along & Clubs — you should totally join!

By | July 29th, 2015|quilt-along|0 Comments

I hope you have a little time to browse around today! A few fellow blogger's and I have gathered to introduce you to some great things happening online right now! Follow the links in this post to get involved in some great sew alongs and clubs happening in our sewing community. This small little group is full of [...]

28 07, 2015

Quiltcast #73 – Catching up with Amy & April

By | July 28th, 2015|Quiltcast|5 Comments

Wow! We've missed posting these podcasts! Thanks for your notes and encouragement about the Quiltcast! Think Big Quilt Along details here, and Facebook group here. April's new patterns can be seen here. The quilt we made for April : Natalia Bonner, Pat Sloan, Melissa Corry, Amy Smart, Vanessa Goertzen, January Turner, Christa Watson, Susan Katz, [...]