Hello, I am new here on the quilting board website. I am looking forward to getting to make new friends and learn some techniques in quilting. I have sewing experience, but I have never really been into quilting. My grandmother used to make beautiful scrap quilts that she sewed by hand and would always remind us grandkids of her. She would use left over scraps from when she would make her own clothes and items for her home. So when we would look at the different patches we could say "that matches
Originally Posted by AUQuilter
The majority of the batiks were leftover Anthology Batiks sprinkled with just a few batik scraps from other projects. I am still learning to follow directions....AGH!!!!! I took Bonnie's pics and steps and turned it into a process that lasted at least 50% longer than it should have taken. LOL... anyone else done this with a pattern?? I still have to add the inner and outer borders. DH really liked this one.
Originally Posted by averysnan
I need to make a quickie, has anyone got a download for the turning twenty pattern they can share? Thanks fellow quilties! Appreciate any help! Thanks, Teresa
I had a lovely day today wandering around the quilt show at the Expo Center. There were over 200 beautiful quilts on display and dozens of vendors.
I went with some new friends from the local quilt shop - nothing like five quilting ladies crammed into one car for a road trip to the quilt show.
We had a great time and spent almost all day there. I am so thankful for my wonderful husband who had the day off and still was happy to let me go do my own thing - what a great
Updated 03-29-2012 at 10:50 PM by craftybear
Thought I would post some new pictures of my babies. Some of them are getting ready to go to their new homes.
Originally Posted by lmw54
Lemonade Layer Cake
Yields 1 cake, approximately 16 slices
1-1/3 cups granulated sugar
6 tablespoons butter, softened
1 tablespoon grated lemon rind
3 tablespoons thawed lemonade concentrate
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 large eggs
2 large egg whites
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1-1/4 cups fat-free
If you read this I hope you will spread the word. We need more players in my April Quilt Block Swap!!
You make only one 12 1/2" quilt block and exchange with a partner. The only condition is you have to use one of my quilt block designs. There are loads of them available.
They aren't hard to make! I have shortcut methods that make the intricate looking quilt blocks easy to make!!
So if you are interested or know someone who would like to play along