Monthly Archives: November 2011


It’s hard to believe but the first issue of McCall’s Quilting for 2012 is now available.  Check out my quilt, Sunshine, which appears in the issue. What a great quilt to make this winter to cheer you up on those cold winter … Continue reading

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Slash Your Stash

A great new book is now available to help you Slash Your Stash! Pictured on the cover is still one of my favorite quilts, Countryside Star. I love the scrappiness of the fabrics and especially love the quilting by Cheryl … Continue reading

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And the Winners are …

A big thank you to everyone who stopped by for a visit and left a comment during Quiltmaker’s 100 Block Blog Tour! I received so many wonderful compliments on my Buckle Up block and runner, as well as on our … Continue reading

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Surprise, Surprise!

Most days my mailbox holds the typical, bills and junk mail. However, this was not the case yesterday. In my mailbox was the nicest surprise! As a participant in Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks I received this fun thank you gift! It’s … Continue reading

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Baby Patches

 Joanne made up this adorable baby quilt for her grand daughter, Molly. Isn’t it the cutest baby quilt ever? Love it! Baby Patches was adapted from my Trading Patches/Scrappity-do-dah quilt that I made several years ago for McCall’s Quilting.  The original quilt … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Blog Tour

Welcome to Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Blog Tour.  I’m so excited to once again have my block appear in Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks.  Now it’s time for the big reveal of my block, Buckle Up! I had such fun making this block, playing … Continue reading

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American Patchwork & Quilting Radio

If you missed our live podcast interview with Pat Sloan for American Patchwork & Quilting Radio it is now available for you to listen to online or download.  We had a lot of fun chatting with Pat, so tune in … Continue reading

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