Category Archives: Quilting for Charity

A quilt goes off to Japan

Without further ado…  I finished it last night and took it to be mailed to Quilters Newsletter this morning.  It turned out exactly as I sketched it – I’m so pleased with the results.  You can’t tell from this shot … Continue reading

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Sneak Peak

So this is the fabric I’m using for the charity quilts. I bought it all at Joann’s some time back, for another quilt that I never presented here because I had hoped to get it published. But…you have to finish … Continue reading

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Quilting for Japan

Have you all seen this?  My favorite quilting mag, Quilter’s Newsletter has put out a call to send quilts to them and they will package them up and send them to the tsunami/earthquake victims in Japan.  I have to admit … Continue reading

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I was featured on…

Guess what!  The Owl Quilt has been mentioned in some pretty awesome places…Whipup.net, Craftgossip.com, and CraftCrave.net, among others.  That is so awesome!!

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D’oh!

Thursday night I went to a guild meeting and…oh no…they are still looking for children’s quilts!  It seems one member, Millie, challenged us last summer to each make one quilt for her to give to a local organization that needs … Continue reading

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Owl Quilt Tutorial

So here is the owl quilt.  Peek-a-boo!  (You can see a few more pictures of it here.)  I’m really happy with how it turned out.  Thanks to The Husband who gave my owl sketch a few tweaks to give it super-cute … Continue reading

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The Owl Quilt – on its way Down Under!

I finished the owl quilt!  I sent it on to it’s new home Down Under yesterday.  Michelle asked for a label and I asked The Husband to draw a little owl for it but we got our signals crossed and it ended up just being blank.  I … Continue reading

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Queensland Flood Appeal Auction

To benefit the Queensland Flood Appeal, I am auctioning off this cute little 36×36 quilt: This is the completed top – it isn’t quilted yet but I will finish it into a quilt before sending it off.  I designed this … Continue reading

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I was featured on One Pretty Thing!

Hey – the Daddy Quilt got listed on One Pretty Thing!  Have you ever been?  Check it out.  It is so inspirational to see all the awesome things people are making and sharing out there.  Also, don’t forget – you … Continue reading

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Episode #33 – Queensland Flood Appeal

Visit Toni Coward’s site, Make it Perfect to read more about the Queensland Flood Appeal auctions.  You can visit my auction at this post.  I’m excited and grateful that my little quilt is going to make a difference in the … Continue reading

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