"Solar Flare"
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MQG Event (Modern Quilt Guild)

Blocks for QuiltCon Block Challenge

  The Modern Quilt Guild is hosting "QuiltCon" in Austin, TX, next February. Michael and I got married in Austin and I really am hoping to be able to attend QuiltCon. Until August 15th, blocks of 12.5" by any size can be submitted to the QuiltCon Block Challenge, and I really wanted to participate. The guidelines for the block challenge are to...

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Seeing Squares - Completed Quilt
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2012 Finished Quilts, Quilts

Baby Bozarth Quilt – Seeing Squares and Flying Things

I really like the patterns published by Empty Bobbin Sewing Studio. I used the "Seeing Squares" pattern for the Baby Bozarth Quilt. One of the best things about the Empty Bobbin patterns is that they come in multiple sizes - and the smaller version of Seeing Squares works really well as a baby quilt. I work with the father, so when...

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Fall is Coming - Quilt in Use
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2011 Finished Quilts, Quilts

Fall is Coming

Back in August, I was visiting my in-laws and we decided on some beautiful fabrics for me to use to make them an over-sized lap quilt.  They both quickly agreed that they wanted fall colors, and my mother-in-law and I had a wonderful afternoon in a local quilt store looking at fabric.  We picked out 8 different fabrics based...

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Quilt for Eliza - Completed Front
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2010 Finished Quilts, Quilts

Quilt for Cousin Eliza

I just finished my most recent quilt project - a lap quilt for our cousin Elizabeth.  It's still getting washed as I type this post!  I'm excited to be able to deliver it in person next weekend. I asked Elizabeth what she would like - blue flowers.  She also preferred the secondary color to be white.  So I collected up...

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