Tag Archive: quilting

One Banner, Five Techniques, a Few Problems

Our neighbors have created their own holiday – Corn Day, a celebration of all things corn and corny.  The prize for the corniest joke is a large ugly ceramic tureen that looks like… Continue reading

Thoughts While Quilting and the Things They Lead To

I really love this wave design.  I’m so glad the Snarky Quilter used it.  I really need to take that Craftsy class she mentioned. I may use this on every quilt from now… Continue reading

Working on a Reader’s Challenge

I have always wanted to enter a reader’s challenge and this week I finally did.  Quilting Arts magazine had a challenge to create a mini-quilt with the theme of “Art in the Park,”… Continue reading

It’s Not Too Late to Make Plans for Pillow Fight Day

I was sad to discover that I  have already missed Worldwide Quilting Day and Holi, the Color Festival, this year.  I looked on the web for a master list of textile-related celebrations so… Continue reading

Scrap Wrap-up

Well , Use Up Your Scraps month has come to an end.  It was a valuable experience for me.  I was able to use up a lot of scraps, and to organize the… Continue reading

My Basic Quilt

Since I am going to be using up scraps this month, I thought I would start by showing my basic technique for a quilt.  Think of it as the “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star”… Continue reading