Category Archives: non-traditional quilts

Monthly Block – August version IS HERE!

So, you’ve already seen the drawings, and the idea. This one came about sort of funny, meaning I knew what I wanted to do, drew it out, colored it in and chose some fabrics. Then I erected my ‘design wall’, … Continue reading

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Monthly Block – August Version COMING SOON

I was sort of smacked from the side at the arrival of August, and up until last Friday, I hadn’t even thought about what I would DO for this month! Fortunately I made my decision quickly, found some fabric to … Continue reading

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Monthly Block – July version

July is here, and my inspiration was right there in front of me – TODAY! Happy Independence Day my fellow quilters! After last month’s quilt, I felt like I got away easy. It was only 9 blocks because of the … Continue reading

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that blank slate again…

I thought I was over it. I thought for sure I could get past it, because I HAVE gotten past it! Even recently! So why am I paralyzed again today??? OK so here’s how the week has been: Monday┬ámorning I … Continue reading

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T-shirt quilts – the nitty gritty

I guess the reason I feel the need to cover this topic over and again is because well, it’s important. People collect t-shirts from concerts/places/life events/football teams┬áthat are important to them. T-shirts cost money, AND usually represent great memories, accomplishments … Continue reading

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Monthly Block – June version

Here we are again – another month has passed and summer is upon us. And yet again, my inspiration has come from an unexpected source. Early last month I had a young lady call me inquiring about a quilt. She … Continue reading

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Fear of the blank canvas

I will never forget that moment, frozen in time. It’s like a Polaroid photo in my mind, with sentiment and smell and emotion attached to it. It was a warm, sunny summer morning, and I was sitting with my friend … Continue reading

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