Tag Archives: hand applique

What If Wednesday: What If I Don’t

The next week is one of temptation. A local quilt shop has a big sale coming. The library has a book sale. The idea of starting a new project has reared its ugly head. Big sigh. I’m still debating the … Continue reading

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September a Lovely Year Of Finishes

I haven’t seen a finish since July, but that won’t stop me from setting another ALYoF goal. This month the choice is easy. I want to get the Joan’s Garden quilt blocks sewn together to the point the quilting can … Continue reading

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August ALYoF and Short List

August. I don’t know what to say, the months pass so quickly. I’ve heard that time seems to pass slower if you continually change your routine, maybe because you have to think more about what you do.    I definitely had … Continue reading

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UFO Parade: Raffle Block

I won a block raffle at quilt group several years ago, and this is one of the last few blocks I have left.   My hand appliqué never looks like this.   I think a sawtooth border in light blue … Continue reading

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UFO Parade: Bouquet Applique

I still haven’t sewed anything. That’s fine because I have plenty more UFOs to show. I call this quilt Bouquet Applique. The pattern name is Feedsack Fantasy by Kathy Munkelwitz from the October 2001 issue of Quilter’s Newsletter magazine.   … Continue reading

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The Ten Year Project

  Not quite, but almost. I’ve decided the only sewing I have time for is handwork, so I dug out a project from days gone by.  I believe this is block #14.   It’s time to admit that my life … Continue reading

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