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My WIP — Learning About Color in Quilting

I bought a kit to make a color wheel years ago (1993), but never made it as I knew for me the tight points would be an issue.  I decided it was time to tackle it.  I did better with … Continue reading

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Windblown Tulips Quilt Block

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on January 16, 2009.   The spring block of my Four Seasons Quilt is the Windblown Tulips quilt block. It is a Marie Webster design, and was first published by … Continue reading

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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

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Word Play Quilting

You may recall the eye words quilt I made last year and the “Hope quilt” I did for Intueri to help her raise money for Multiple Sclerosis Society.  I ventured into word quilts after finding Lazy Gal Quilting blog. Recently … Continue reading

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Works in Progress

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on September 5, 2008. I am participating in Another Little Quilt Swap again. I have the little quilt I am making pieced. Here is a picture of it, as I … Continue reading

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Trapunto Quilting

This was originally posted on August 29, 2007 at Suture for a Living. Trapunto is a whole cloth quilting technique which produces a raised surface on the quilt. Trapunto patterns consist of vines, leaves, grapes, cherries, etc. Photo credit–Karen McTavish … Continue reading

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Blue Nude Quilt

This was posted at Suture for a Living on July 17, 2007.     Let me share something lovely with you. Give you a break from the “not-so-pretty” skin changes. This is one of the first quilts I did for … Continue reading

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