Monthly Archives: March 2011

Dresden Plate Block

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on January 9, 2009.   My winter block of the “four seasons” quilt is a Dresden plate block. The center is a cross-stitch piece I had done with no intended … Continue reading

Posted in applique, projects, Quilt | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New Year’s (2009) Resolution — Finish This Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on January 2, 2009   I started this quilt more than 15 years ago.  I used some cottons, linen, silk, and rayons.  Many from dresses I had made.  It was … Continue reading

Posted in applique, projects, Quilt | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Surrounded by Angels Baby Quilt

I made this baby quilt for my friends who recently celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary.  I had made a double wedding ring quilt quilt for them a year earlier.  I used the red and green fabrics from that quilt for … Continue reading

Posted in baby, friends, Quilt | Tagged | Leave a comment

Disappearing Nine Patch Baby Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on December 26, 2008.   I have a neighbor who is pregnant and due in March 2009.  I have seen this quilt pattern, Disappearing Nine Patch, in many places / … Continue reading

Posted in baby, Quilt | Tagged | 3 Comments

Another Pink Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on December 19, 2008.   This quilt was made using two blocks left over from making Vijay’s daughter her pink quilt . I liked the individual blocks, but didn’t like … Continue reading

Posted in friends, Quilt | Tagged | Leave a comment

Animal Names Word Quilt – WIP

I previewed some of the word blocks for this quilt earlier.  I have now completed the piecing.  Here’s how the top looks.  Now I have to do the quilting. Here you can see the bear and camel blocks. Here is … Continue reading

Posted in Quilt, quilting, words, work in progress | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Crazy Quilt in Diamonds

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on December 12, 2008.   Here is the second quilt for Sterile Eye.  It goes to his youngest daughter.  It is crazy quilt pieces cut into diamonds and then sewn … Continue reading

Posted in child, crazy quilting, friends, Quilt | Tagged | Leave a comment