CATEGORY Traditional Quilting
Hand piecing, applique, and traditional quilt making techniques
Blue and Yellow Quilt, November Block
I took the weekend to just goof off and I did my quilt homework too. I thought I might have trouble with this block because it looked intimidating, but hand piecing really levels the playing field as far as difficulty goes. It is great for accuracy since you have more control than you have with…
Blue and Yellow Quilt, October Block
I’m still moving along on this Block-of-the-month quilt. Every month, I think I will slip behind, but I’ve managed to keep up with my class. I drew out templates on poster board and template plastic and hand pieced this block, as I have most of the blocks for this quilt. If anyone wants to follow…
Where did June and July go?
I realized yesterday that I had posted seven blocks-of-the-month, and that September made nine. I fished around and unearthed June and July. How did I miss both June and July? I must have been in a time warp again. So, here they are, June and July, no worse for the detour.
Blue and Yellow Quilt, continued
This is the September block from the block-of-the-month class I’ve been going to this year. I’m glad to say I’ve been keeping up with my homework this time. I know I will get behind as soon as it is time to put it together, as I have reworked the entire layout, adding two extra blocks,…