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Catching up with my quilt homework

I’m only one class behind now. I even thought I’d try to get ahead. The next class is a paper-pieced block. Being convinced I couldn’t match any of the seams up without drawing the whole block out to size and then cutting it apart, I started drawing, and erasing, and drawing, until the block was…

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Traditional quilting

Sometimes I like to just sit and sew by hand. It’s relaxing and meditative. This is a hodgepodge of pieces from Lori Mann’s quilt class. She volunteered to teach a group of us, and her patterns and instructions have been great. (Thanks, Lori!) I am embarrassed to say, even with the time we had off…

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The finished floral art quilts

Both the iris and the pansy quilts were machine quilted using a stippled, meandering stitch that went well with the batik patterns in the fabrics. I’m very pleased with both of them. To see my available original art quilts, please click here.

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