Pinwheel Coasters Scrap Piece Project (SPP)

Welcome to guest blogger Janette, quilting buddy and queen of scrappy projects … Scrap Piece Projects (SPPs) SPPs are small, easy, and quick projects to use some of those leftover pieces of favorite fabrics from quilt projects.  SPPs can have practical uses, be design touches around the home, be fun activities you can do with […]

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Pop Art Flowers Mini Quilt

Here is a look at my most recent finish, a Pop Art Flowers mini quilt made for a black and white quilt swap. It was my very first quilt swap, so I’m no longer a swap virgin. It was a fun excuse to design a mini quilt and I loved following the progress of quilters […]

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Six Essential Tools for New Quilters

Just for fun yesterday I posted a picture of my lint roller on Instagram. It is a tool that I use frequently to tame those loose threads that cover every surface in my sewing studio, including my clothes. It started me thinking about just what are the most essential tools for new quilters. In the quilting world […]

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How to Sew an Accurate Quarter Inch Seam for Quilting

Today’s tutorial is how to sew an accurate quarter inch seam. You may ask why do another tutorial when there are so many good tutorials already out there in web land? First, when I make my quilt patterns available (stay tuned!) I want anyone using the patterns to be able find supporting information on my website. […]

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