Quilting

Flying Geese Block Tutorial

Flying Geese Block Tutorial

By on Jan 8, 2016 in Quilting, Tutorials | 5 comments

I was inspired to turn my Winter Brights bundle into a flock of colorful geese! I’ve added a coloring page below that you can print and color at home. It’s a simple but dynamic quilt design using only Flying Geese blocks. Nothing fancy, but so rewarding. Flying Geese is a versatile quilt block found in many quilt designs either as a single block repeated...

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Quilt Dreaming – Canvas by She Can Quilt

Quilt Dreaming – Canvas by She Can Quilt

By on Jun 25, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing | 0 comments

A new quilt pattern arrived this week and it’s fat quarter friendly! We all stopped to ponder the color possibilities for the quilt Canvas by She Can Quilt. The downloadable pattern includes sizes from a mug rug up to a king size quilt. Fabric requirements for a  46″ x 46″ baby size quilt are 8 fat quarters. Here are a few… more than a...

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Modern Quilts Unlimited Fresh Ideas Block Challenge Winner Kathy Greer

Modern Quilts Unlimited Fresh Ideas Block Challenge Winner Kathy Greer

By on Feb 7, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing | 1 comment

Kathy Greer member of, our local Bainbridge Modern Quilt Guild is the winner of Modern Quilts Unlimited 2013 Fresh Ideas Block Challenge. Data Streaming appears in the Fall 2013 issue of Modern Quilt Unlimited, with her quilt Data Streaming. Congrats Kathy! Kathy says in the magazine, “For the past year I have been focusing on developing my skills as an artist...

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What We’re Making! Lucky Improv Quilt by Diana

What We’re Making! Lucky Improv Quilt by Diana

By on Oct 2, 2013 in Quilting, Sewing, What We're Making | 12 comments

Yeah! I completed the Lucky Improv quilt which started at Quiltcon in Denyse Schmidt’s Improvisational Patchwork Workshop. You’ve seen the progress here on the blog, from quilt blocks, to quilt top and finished back. I was amazed at how the quilting changed every preconceived idea I had about the quilt. Each of the fabrics came alive after quilting. Many...

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Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr of Modern Quilt Studio – Bainbridge Island Class + Lecture

Weeks Ringle and Bill Kerr of Modern Quilt Studio – Bainbridge Island Class + Lecture

By on Jul 22, 2013 in Inspiration, Quilting | 1 comment

The Bainbridge Island Modern Quilt Guild welcomes Bill Kerr and Weeks Ringle to the island this Friday and Saturday, July 26 and 27 2013, for the following events: Lecture by Weeks Ringle – The Quiltmaker’s Journey: Ours + Yours This lecture will be held on Friday evening, July 26 in the auditorium at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art. This beautiful,...

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