Sunday, April 20, 2014

Weekly Round Up, April 20th, 2014

Rebekah has a new finish, called Rosalie. I love this one! She used a pattern by Valori Wells.


Kathy made this funky baby quilt from her own pattern:


Ginia has been doing some free motion quilting:


Debbie has been testing ways to keep white fabrics white while using fusible applique on her blog.


And I finished up a new skirt:


Sunday, April 13, 2014

Weekly Round Up, April 13, 2014!

Dorie's finished this amazing quilt with peppered cottons!


Rebekah's sharing her awesome Charlie Harper quilt (she modified Elizabeth Hartman's Rapid City pattern).


I finished my Garden Party Tango top (using a traditional block).


Debbie's made this cool spring pillow for Sew Solid Sunday, with a tutorial:


Pam has written a tutorial on two color binding.

Jen is continuing her series of blog posts on copyright and quilting with a discussion of the benefits of creative common copyright license for pattern writers.

Lynn is proposing a crank-along for those with antique machines! Isn't hers a beauty!


Thursday, April 10, 2014

Sew In Reminder

There is a sew-in this Sunday (4/13) from 12pm - 4pm at Pink Castle Fabrics.

Please book your spot on the Pink Castle classes site.

Sarah Fielke

There are two spots still available for this amazing class! 

Whirligig Hand Applique Workshop
  • Tuesday, May 13, 2014,
  • 10am – 3pm  (½ hour for lunch) at Pink Castle Fabrics
  • $60 for MQG members, $75 for non-members
An email was sent to members with a registration form.  

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Weekly Round up for March 5, 2014!

Debbie has a table runner in the spring issue of Modern Patchwork:


Love the colors, and the quilting!

Pam has made this sweet paper pieced pincushion:


The pattern is Circle of Flying Geese from Jeli Quilts.

Jen has made some adorable Quick Change Trousers from an Anna Maria Horner pattern:


And Ginia is showing how she sets up her sewing room for free motion quilting on her blog.

Don't forget, next weekend is the sew in. Sign up here:

 book now

Monday, March 31, 2014

Weekly round-up for March 30th, 2014!

Ginia made a bag and finished her yellow cubes quilt! It looks so cool, and I love the quilting!


I took Kathy Koch's Paper Piecing class at Pink Castle Fabrics, and am working on this fox, pattern by Shape Moth:


I also blogged earlier about Camp Stitchalot last weekend, and the tackle bag I made.

Debbie has a tutorial on how to make a hanging sleeve.

Jen has written a fascinating post about copyright and quilt patterns.

Kathy has been quilting this stunning orphaned quilt top for charity:


Thursday, March 27, 2014