• LEARN,  sewing

    Fidget Quilts

    Fidget quilts are used for Alzheimer, dementia, and even little kids who need something to do with their hands.  This fidget quilt tutorial will get you started.  What is a fidget quilt?   It really doesn’t have to be a ‘quilt’ but the idea is: giving the fingers and hands something to do.  These are great for little kids, or…

  • LEARN,  quilting

    Gee’s Bend Quilts

    This past year or so has been a little bit of a journey of sorts- through exploring Gee’s Bend Quilts.  During 2018 in the Salt Lake Modern quilt group, I designed a Gee’s Bend Inspired quilt along.   The whole idea was to allow everyone the freedom of sewing blocks, with a little bit of structure and consistency.  This consistency of…

  • CREATE,  quilt along

    Garden Walk Quilt Along – Pieced Blocks

    This month we are sewing up the blocks that will be used for the 1st border. This is kind of a weird process, like a disappearing quilt block! The base will be half square triangles, and then we’ll have some fun. You’ll need to watch your ruler measurements on the cuts. PATTERN: The pattern is included in the 2019 Patchwork…

  • Interviews

    Guest Designer Cherry of Cherry Blossom Quilts

    Today please welcome Guest Designer Cherry of Cherry Blossom Quilts. You may recognize Cherry fabric designs with Benartex- she has quite a few of them! They are always fresh and fun and full of a little surprise and whimsy to them. You’ll find that her patterns are perfect for beginners. She even has embroidery patterns as well! I’m thinking that…