Meet Yellow Bellied Toad Beak

Meet Yellow Bellied Toad Beak

Count me in for this month.  I made a bird and named her Yellow Bellied Toad Beak. Sophie, I am in Hive 7 of the Stashbee and low and behold the queen bee for July is having us make your lotto  bird blocks.  They were so much fun that I threw in one for the Lotto  I love your pattern!

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pets and the sunrise blocks are getting put together

pets and the sunrise blocks are getting put together

one fish and one dog for donation! I working on getting my center sun together for the sunrise blocks I won last summer. I drafted the pattern myself and so far it is all going together nicely. I am paper piecing it. I have only cut the pattern apart once while trimming and just once I trimmed off the fabric I had just sewn on. There is a lot of thinking while putting these...

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My Pet Cat

My Pet Cat

Actually, I have two cats, and this one doesn’t look like either one, but I guess it’s close enough. Sophie, I used a technique I remember learning during an earlier block lotto project to make the tail. Maybe the...

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My First Fish

My First Fish

Here is fish #1.  I may make an Aquarium full of fish this month! The pattern is from the Row by Row from Sew Blessed Quilts in Hahira GA.    It is going to be so much fun to see all the different blocks as they get posted.  Happy Fourth of July to...

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My First Pet Block

My First Pet Block

Here is my first block.  It is made from a pattern in Out Of The Box with easy blocks -fun  with free form piecing by  Mary Lou Weidman and Melanie Bautista McFarland.  I hope to try some other techniques before the end of the...

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