7 02, 2013

Modern Basics II :: Star-Crossed

By |February 7th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Basics|6 Comments

This is one of many current favorites, right now!  I love the negative space created in Star-Crossed, and the quilting in those spaces. Star-Crossed measures 60″ x 75″ Designed and pieced by me with my Baby Lock Melody Quilted by Natalia Bonner Fabrics are Boho from Annette Tatum Instructions for a baby quilt is included in [...]

6 02, 2013

Modern Basics II :: Patchwork Weave

By |February 6th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Basics|6 Comments

Patchwork Weave is a great scrap busting quilt! Select a palette for the center mosaic, and start stitching! Patchwork Weave measures 60″ x 72″ (my favorite size!) Designed and pieced by me with my Baby Lock Melody Quilted by Natalia Bonner Fabrics are from the Free Spirit Designer collections, and my stash Strip piecing and [...]

5 02, 2013

Modern Basics II :: Sunrise

By |February 5th, 2013|finished quilt, Modern Basics|8 Comments

While I'm busy with some less exciting details of life, (taxes/sick kids/shipping quilts) I thought I would take the time to share a few details about the quilts in my book!  Modern Basics II has been on shelves nearly a month, and I'm looking forward to seeing how creative everyone else is with the patterns. [...]

28 11, 2012

Techno Flakes

By |November 28th, 2012|finished quilt|39 Comments

Another finished quilt to share with you today! You've seen me working on this quilt over the last couple of months, and I'm so happy to have it finished up! I quilted the white hexagons only, with a swirl, then continued with the same shape on the background.  The hexagons almost disappear around the perimeter, [...]

27 11, 2012

Maasai Diamonds

By |November 27th, 2012|finished quilt|15 Comments

Hi there! I'm excited to share a recent finish with you!  Maasai Diamonds is in response to the QuiltCon challenge issued by Dear Stella Fabrics.  I was inspired by shapes found in the fabric, and the desire to showcase the prints. I wanted to also use a good amount of negative space, and so, I [...]

26 10, 2012

Button Box Quilt

By |October 26th, 2012|Bloggers Quilt Festival, finished quilt|86 Comments

I'm so happy to have a new finish to share with you for Blogger's Quilt Festival!  My Button Box quilt is a variation of a quilt I made last spring, with a twist. Previously, it was made with 9" blocks and a very pretty fabric line, however, while designing the block I realized that I [...]

28 08, 2012

Schoolhouse Rocks!

By |August 28th, 2012|finished quilt, give away|70 Comments

Hi all! My Schoolhouse Rocks quilt made it home, and we made it outside for some pictures yesterday! I had fun working on this quilt, it's bright and cherry, with traditional blocks, and lots of quilting on my domestic machine. All the schoolhouse blocks are made with a different fabric, I pulled small and medium [...]

5 07, 2012

Craftsy Workshop & Pattern Sale

By |July 5th, 2012|craftsy, finished quilt|5 Comments

I hope my stateside friends had a fun and safe 4th of July! We had a relaxed day, full of fun here!  I've been waiting to share my newest Craftsy Workshop with you - Quilting With Linen!  I used 100% linen to make this manly quilt. In the workshop, I included best practices while using [...]

6 06, 2012

EZ Dresden Quilting Challenge

By |June 6th, 2012|Blog Info, finished quilt, give away|78 Comments

Welcome to my stop on the inspiration blog hop, for the challenge! I've been using my EZ Dresden Quilting Ruler for three years or so. It is so nifty to have, when I'm inspired to make a Dresden! About the challenge :: The Salt Lake Modern Quilt Guild has partnered with EZ Quilting to create [...]

25 05, 2012

Bella Table Runner

By |May 25th, 2012|Bloggers Quilt Festival, finished quilt|17 Comments

BQF News: Today is the last day to nominate your favorites in each of the categories! I will work over the weekend to sort out the nominations and update you all. You can still vote for your overall favorite, for the Viewer's Choice Awards! ----- About a month ago, I received a charm pack of [...]

7 05, 2012

Burst of Spring Quilt & Pattern

By |May 7th, 2012|finished quilt, pattern|13 Comments

I've been teasing you with progress pictures of this quilt for the last month, and I'm so happy to finally have a finished quilt to show you! The quilt is made with Spring Promise by Ana Davis for Blend Fabrics - which is shipping now! I love the soft colors, and simple piecing in the [...]

22 03, 2012

Cosmic Burst Pillow

By |March 22nd, 2012|finished project, finished quilt|21 Comments

I stayed up a little bit later than I should have last night, but I really wanted to get this pillow finished up!  I've had a busy week of computer work, and sometimes sewing late into the night is the perfect way to wake up my creativity.  Pretty sure some of you can relate to [...]