Category Archives: Charity quilts

Flower Power tutorial

Remember this quilt? It was one of the last two charity quilts that I finished up…oh, about six months ago. I think it is about time to put out the tutorial, don’t you? You can review my usage policy here. … Continue reading

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Hot Plate – free quilt tutorial/pattern

So here it is! The Hot Plate tutorial. This quilt is one in a series of 5 quilts that I made for charity. One point on this quilt: of all the quilts made for the charity challenge, this was by … Continue reading

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Episode 49, oops, 48 – charity quilts: complete!

BIG NEWS! Are you ready? I finished the charity quilt challenge! Today this yummy-looking book arrived in the mail: Here is a Missouri Star Quilt Co. video that demonstrates the Jelly Roll Race that I mentioned: Thank you for listening! … Continue reading

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Episode 46 – Mollie Makes

Last week I took The Girl to JoAnn’s to get some fabric to make her stuffed animal vision: a caterpillar that converts to a butterfly. While we were there I was seduced by the siren call of a magazine:

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Episode 41 – goals for the year

Thank you for listening! Click here to download. You can check out my Fat Quarterly contribution in the previous post.

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Fat Quarterly Contributor!!!

Hey, guess what. I am a contributor to issue 8 of Fat Quarterly!!! Remember that quilt I loved too much to give away? Well I decided maybe it was time I start trying to publish a thing or two. So … Continue reading

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Charity Challenge Quilt #3 “Hot Plate” officially complete!

I finally finished binding this quilt. Hurrah! This quilt is made with dresden plates which of course inspired the name “Hot Plate.” The plates were fun to make and I am excited to try something else along those lines – … Continue reading

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Episode 38 – a few months in review

Happy Halloween!! Here is the couch carcass in it’s current state: And The Husband showing off his handiwork in our Bonus Room: So what do you think about swapping out one of the charity quilts (replacing it with a quilt … Continue reading

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Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Fall 2011

This quilt was made as part of my 2011 charity challenge. I had a set of Kaffe Fassett fat quarters and some leftover jelly roll strips and this is what came out of it. I love the bright happy colors … Continue reading

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Charity Quilt top #3 Complete!

This was completed about the 12th of September so I am not super late–but late enough that I’m wondering if I’ll be able to make the December deadline for the final two quilts. ┬áIt isn’t layered or quilted yet. I … Continue reading

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