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    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…

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    Garden Walk Quilt Along Center Quilt Block

    This month we are sewing up the center quilt block! We are sewing up some hourglass quilt blocks. Pattern is found in the Patchwork Planner. Come sew along!  We are sewing up some hourglass quilt blocks. They aren’t that tricky, but do take a little bit of time. The secret to keeping the right is trimming or squaring them up.…

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    Mod Bee Quilting Conference

    I’m so excited to be part of this and to be teaching! Check out all the details and don’t forget to use the discount code! Today we are excited to announce that tickets sales for Mod Bee are now open! Mod Bee is 3 day, online conference full of interactive quilting classes taught by some of the internet’s favorite quilters.…

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    How to hand baste a quilt top

    Learn how to hand baste a quilt top. This is for prepping the quilt either for machine quilting or hand quilting. Hints and tips to help as well! This past year I’ve been attending and actually was the president of the Salt Lake Modern Quilt Guild. It’s been a lot of fun exploring new techniques and styles of quilting. One…

  • wool pressing mats video with hints and tips for using them
    LEARN,  quilting

    Wool Pressing Mats for Quilting

    Learn how using a wool pressing mat can be wonderful! They are great for all kinds of quilt or sewing projects. I even used it for a Cricut project and it worked perfectly.  I’ll walk you through my set up in the video.  I’ve had the opportunity to use wool pressing mats— and I seriously cannot say enough good things…

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    Garden Walk QAL gathering materials

    Today we will be gathering your supplies.   Kind of seems simple, but really- the supplies (the fabrics you choose) are going to really affect the quilt. The first one I made featured wool applique as well as more of a ‘civil war’ theme.  The prints were darker and I used a lot of ‘medium’ toned fabrics. The second quilt top…

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    International Association of Quilters 2019

    This past year has been such a crazy year– with all the projects that you have sewn along with and the massive- Sampler of 2018!! I’m so excited to be announcing this next years projects and designers (you may have already seen a few on the front page already!) Because we had such a huge and over the top quilt…

  • CREATE,  Patterns,  quilt along

    Three’s Company Quilt Along

    Three’s Company Quilt – was the quilt along during 2018 The full pattern includes:  – pdf / save to your computer / print what you need – instructions for each block – instructions for setting and borders – tracking sheets- know your progress and the next step Buy the pattern here Quick notes:  9 quilt blocks – each featuring 3…