The Quilt of Valor presentation is tomorrow, I finished this quilt yesterday. So excited to honor my friend, a Viet Nam veteran who plays guitar. He regularly shares his gift at a local coffee house and other venues around town. Most of the quilts at the ceremony will be red, white, and blue. That’s OK,… Continue reading Success-Two Days Ahead!
As you may recall, I was going to take a class on ruler work with a domestic machine and make some doll quilts for further practice. That post is here: https://ponderingitall.blog/2019/01/18/2019-1st-quarter/ I did take a ruler work class, such a fun and useful technique. The class was taught at Quilt Addicts Anonymous, using rulers designed… Continue reading Doll Quilt Success!
My sweet granddaughter was born last month. Her quilt is done and ready for tummy time. It turned out pretty cute, if I do say so myself. The pattern is Sprinkles from Jaybird Quilts. Her patterns are so easy to make, I highly recommend them. And the fabric all came from Quilt Addicts… Continue reading Baby Quilt
Another project completed! The flower pots came from an exchange on a Carol Doak list some years back. I took them to a Modern Quilt Workshop taught by Donna of Donnalee Design Studio. This is the result. It all started here: https://ponderingitall.blog/2017/04/05/spring-into-action And a shout out to Stephanie of Quilt Addicts Anonymous for recommending… Continue reading Modern Flower Pots
While making a purchase recently, I was asked by the cashier if I knit quilts. This was so confusing I asked what she said. She repeated the question, gesturing at my shirt. That gave me some context for her query. No, I do not knit quilts but I do like to make them, She… Continue reading Really?
My other finish this quarter was this cheerful Christmas quilt. It was part of an exchange coordinated through Quilt Addicts Anonymous in 2015. Here is the pattern: http://shop.quiltaddictsanonymous.com/product/ghost-of-christmas-past-pattern/ How great to have another one done. Again, I thank my retreat friends. This time they offered quilting and binding fabric selection advice. There was word of… Continue reading And Another Finish