Thursday, 17 February 2011

what a sucssful day

We will finsh the quilts at a later date.How pleased we were to have blocks ready for another day.I think we all hade a great day and thanks to Cyntha for all her help.

Lets get started,maybe a cupper first.

A Day quilting for Linus

Five of us meet with Cyntha to make some quilts for Linus.As usal we had a chance to try a new pattern hear looking at how to make Seminol.

Monday, 14 February 2011

I love Sunflowers

I have just seen my Handbags and Cushions on the site.It has just gone live do take a look. (The black bag with the sunflower printed fabric is for sale on my stall .) I know some of the crafters as thy belong to the Town Hall Crafters I help organise with Leanne.

Thursday, 10 February 2011

All Finshed

Magic Lantern Lap Quilt
Made with a layer cake
The pattern for this quilt came from
Lynne Edwards book.Making scrap
quilts to use it up.I still have a small amount left
but I know a Lady that makes miniature quilt so I
will pass them on.

Wednesday, 9 February 2011


The border points are cut from the remaing layer cake fabric.

Then joined with the background fabric into strips.

All put together

This block can be put together in 2 ways,this is the one I chose.

Monday, 7 February 2011

layer cake 2

The slices are turned up side down and the sewn back together.Once the blocks have been pressed the FUN start in arranging them.

layer cake

I have started to work with a Layer Cake of fabric my Daughter bought me back from her holiday in Australia.A 60 degree triangle was cut from the cake with other fabric added.Then it was sliced into 4.

Friday, 4 February 2011

Under the Sea

Just finished Under the Sea .
It has taken 36hr to make but
I did enjoy doing the quilting.