Category Archives: stencil

What If Wednesday: Art Supply Play Con’t

In my last WIW post, I described how I decided to go with a simple shape and a calendar quilt theme for an Art Supply Play series. Each block will include the colors and objects typical of the season in … Continue reading

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Stash Report And The Sewing Expo

No fabric in or out this week. I went up to the Sewing Expo in Novi, Michigan, but I only bought a stencil to use with fabric paints. I’ve wanted to go for years and never did. Sunday is the … Continue reading

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Christmas In July

I found this stenciled block when I cleaned and sorted all my UFO bins and drawers. I like the way the brush stokes mimic the texture of pine needles. I can’t remember where I found the tree pattern, but I … Continue reading

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Quilt As Desired, Part One

The quilting is my least favorite part of making a quilt.  I know I’m not the only person that feels this way.  In spite of how I feel, I only have a couple tops that need quilted.  I try not … Continue reading

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Butterflies and Beds

Here’s the finished butterfly stencil.                  His head’s a little bigger and his bottom a little wider, but the brown halo doesn’t show.   I also finished the binding on my son’s quilt.                It crinkled … Continue reading

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Stenciled Journal

When my Art Quilt Group decided to make journal covers as the July challenge, I envisioned endless possibilities. After making one and letting the second one drag out through the whole month, I decided I do not like making them.  … Continue reading

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Everything But Sewing

We had a whirlwind couple of days.  My sister came into town on Tuesday for a two-day visit.  Since my sewing room doubles as the guest room, I don’t sew much when we have company.  I did, however, get out … Continue reading

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