Tag Archives: machine quilting

April monthly mini

I’ve seen quite a few quilts in the last 12 months or so made with “crumbs”, those offcuts that we quilters seem to collect – or not, depending on your personality – and thought a good intro to the technique … Continue reading

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March monthly mini

When I was searching for squares for last month’s mini, I noticed there were quite a few floral 5″ squares and, of course, that got my Creative Brain going for this month. I chose 12 floral 5″ squares from my … Continue reading

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February monthly mini

I woke up a couple of weeks ago, a Sunday morning, with an idea for this month’s mini in my head. It was one of those strong, insistent ideas that stood up and said loudly “MAKE ME NOW!” So I … Continue reading

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January monthly mini

I’ve been reading the constant quilter blog for a number of years now and always enjoy Wendy’s Monthly Mini challenge and seeing what everyone makes. In December’s post, Wendy’s edict to any newcomers was NO rules and NO pressure – … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

The second class at the quilt shop was a little bigger and a lot busier! Sue has finished the quilt we started together earlier in the year and she wanted to know how to machine quilt, so we had a … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

At the quilt shop last week, we did a layout for Deirdre then I helped her choose some surround fabrics for a pink/red version of the above which Deirdre started to cut out ready for machine sewing Anne-Maree’s table topper … Continue reading

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Poppet’s quilt

Our gorgeous niece (whom we affectionately call Poppet) recently had her 7th birthday – I Know! Already! I saw a gorgeous kit at the quilt shop towards the end of last year (they don’t have any left if case you’re … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

It was Lovely to be Back At Class for the first time this (and most of last) year! This first show and tell is from the class at the quilt shop. There were lots of quilts to catch up with … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

Morning It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Sewn and Quilted!Sue E has cut out another month of her “Bessie Creek Road” BOMand we had quite a few finishes including Sue’s “Welsh Quilt” (pattern by everyday quilts) back … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

Morning Sue E has finished her “Welsh Quilt” (pattern by everyday quilts)Carylin was working on her Christmas miceCarole stitched more of her blocks togetherand Leanne took heart in hand and started to trim back her border, applique it down and … Continue reading

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