Category Archives: Paper Piecing

Pot Holder Swap

My local chapter of the Modern Quilt Guild had its monthly meeting last Wednesday. We also had our first swap of the year.  We did modern pot holders.  The goal was to use modern fabrics, color combinations and/or modern pattern … Continue reading

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Down for the count

Have you missed me? I spent all of last week fighting some mysterious stomach bug. It was pretty awful. The only bright side is that Anne was spared the sickness, thank goodness! Can’t imagine taking care of her and me … Continue reading

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Sew Intertwined QAL – Woven Blocks Tutorial

Welcome to the 3rd tutorial for the Sew Intertwined QAL! Warning – there is paper piecing and some planning involved – this is not for the feint of heart but I promise to make it as easy for you as … Continue reading

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Star & Dot Wall Hanging Tutorial

This is block is called Star & Dot and is attributed to “Comfort” from the year 1910. You will want to download the cutting templates and the paper piecing templates. (Please let me know if you have any trouble downloading … Continue reading

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Review – Carol Doak’s Foundation Papers

(Fat Quarter Shop provided me with a sample of Carol Doak’s Foundation Papers, the review is entirely my own. One of my goals for 2012 was to conquer my fear of paper piecing, and from what I have read and … Continue reading

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