Category Archives: family

Disappearing Nine Patch Baby Quilt

This quilt was made using a disappearing nine patch block.  It is machine pieced and quilted.  It measures approx 36.5 in square.  I made it for my sister and her husband’s new grandson (his daughter’s first born). The back was … Continue reading

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Colorful Baby Quilt

I actually finished this baby quilt last month.  I made it using the pattern Felicity by Wendy Sheppard.  It is machine pieced and quilted.  Measures 35.5 in x 46 in.  It was made for a nephew and his wife’s first … Continue reading

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Blue, Yellow, and Red Quilt

The blue and white squares are handkerchiefs I dyed in an indigo shibori dye class I took in early June.  The finished quilt is 55 in X 70 in. It is machine pieced and quilted.  I gave it to a … Continue reading

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Crossbody Bag

I took apart an old bag to use as a pattern for this crossbody bag.  I changed the inner pockets and sections to try to improve on it’s function.  There is an adjustable strap.  The opening has a two way … Continue reading

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For the Love of Riley

This portrait quilt was based on a photo of my niece and her dog Riley.  She gave me permission to use the photo.  Here’s the original photo. Here’s the finished quilt.  It is machine appliqued and quilted.  The finished size … Continue reading

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Pictorial Quilt of My Husband

I recently finished this quilt based on a photo of my husband.  It’s the first pictorial quilt I’ve done of a person. Skin tones/features are tough!  Still I am pretty happy with the outcome.  The finished quilt measures approx 19.5 … Continue reading

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Auntie’s Afghan for a Niece

I knit this afghan on for the most part on the recent road trip. I knit it for a niece.  It measures 48 in square.  The pattern is  Auntie’s Afghan by Annie Dempsey.  The yarn is Berroco Modern Cotton™  in … Continue reading

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