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3 Easy X

Posted by on November 22, 2014 in blocks | 0 comments

3 Easy X

Only 3 for me this month.   Cathy L in IA Sane, Crazy, Crumby Quilting http://saneandcrazy.blogspot.com/

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Mod Mod Quilt- Bars Block- Modified

Posted by on November 21, 2014 in my sampler | 1 comment

Mod Mod Quilt- Bars Block- Modified

Hot off the sewing Machine and Ironing Board!…All in 2 days work!Sophie I tried it the way with the background going through the bars but, it just wasn’t working…the quilt kept saying ‘More Colour”. LOL -Talking quilts What...

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Easy X’s – Four

Posted by on November 21, 2014 in blocks | 0 comments

Easy X’s – Four

They really were!

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Late coming – Scrapy Mod Mod Unit 1

Posted by on November 21, 2014 in my sampler | 0 comments

Late coming – Scrapy Mod Mod Unit 1

I guess that old saw ‘Better late than never’ would work here. I found each component of this block a challenge in its’ own way. B eing new to sewing I borrowed a machine and figure out how to use it…the 1/4 inch seam was the hardest thing for me to figure out. The machine I borrowed has a horizontal hole and the needle would just ram the fabric right into that hole and shred it. I figured out now that a little piece of paper along the edges works wonders...

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My November blocks…

Posted by on November 20, 2014 in blocks | 1 comment

My November blocks…

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Woven bars from…

Posted by on November 20, 2014 in sent and received | 0 comments

Cathy L.  Thanks, Cathy!

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Blocks from Florida, Auckland, and Ontario

Posted by on November 19, 2014 in sent and received | 1 comment

I received blocks from Karen, Laurina and Charlene.  They are all wonderful!  I so enjoy all the little notes that are included.

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New Kid on the Block

Posted by on November 19, 2014 in blocks | 3 comments

New Kid on the Block

Hello fellow Block Lotto makers! Nice to make your acquaintance!   I joined a few days ago and here are my Easy X blocks.  I made 6 because I thought it was a good exercise in working with black, a color I rarely use.  I have 2 pieces of black in my stash, I guess 3 now counting the Kona black I bought for the blocks. I live on the west coast of Florida and have been quilting for over 20 years now.  I started out collecting vintage quilts thinking I could never make one.  One rainy afternoon while my daughter was in preschool I wandered into...

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Mail today…

Posted by on November 19, 2014 in sent and received | 0 comments

…brought blocks from Jen in PA. Thanks, Jen!

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