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Category: Works in Progress

Articles that document quilting projects in various stages.

A 10″ X Plus Quilt Block – Just Right!

Hello friends and fellow quilters! Sorry that I’ve been MIA … a few client projects have kept me pretty busy the past few weeks. But I’m back, and this weekend I was able to finally do some “me” sewing. Let me tell you  &#8211…

Creative ways to use Tumbler Quilt Blocks

Several years ago I visited one of my favorite quilt shops in Texas, The Feathered Star in Clyde Texas, and found an ingenious ruler by Creative Grids called the 2.5″ Tumbler Strip Ruler. I immediately put this tool to work as part of my “Scrap Management System…

Block Friday Organization

Just a quick post to say Happy New Year, and to give you a little New Year’s present to help you with your Block Friday Organization! It’s my little way of saying thank you for following along with Block Friday…

The Quilting Lists

There is a reason my fabric pile is getting out of control and it can be summed up like this:  Too many quilts, too little time. Lots of quilters joke about having more fabric than can sew up in a lifetime.  Despite my good intentions the ever growing stash of…

Tree of Life Quilt Block

  Tonight I decided it was time to pick up the pieces and move on.  Literally.  I found a bunch of little pieces, completed this Tree of Life Quilt Block and it felt good. The past few weeks have been a bit of an emotional roller coaster:  Highs, lows, bad…