2016 May

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Songbird Gatherings Frivol…

Have you tried to make the Songbird Gatherings Frivol? It’s number 7 in the series and I decided to tackle it this week. Once again I let out a groan when I read there’s paper piecing involved. Then I had a moment of panic when the url provided in the directions was not available. ThankfullyRead More

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Chevron progress…

I’ve made a little progress on the Chevron quilt! I was able to get 4 more rows together so that leaves only 4 additional rows!!! Each Chevron is 8 1/2″ square and each of the solid white blocks is 8 1/2″ square. When the quilt is all done it will be 88″ X 104″. I don’tRead More

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Little Fishies…

Earlier this week I completed a couple blocks for the May Stash Bee Queen. The request was for a goldfish block. These fish blocks have so many layout options so it was fun to make them. I ended up making 2 blocks. You can read the tutorial here at the Stash BeeRead More

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April Bee Hive Block…

The May block for the Bee Hive Swap is the Wanta Fanta block. First, remember that Fanta commercial? “Want a want a, don’t you want a”? The entire time I was working on this block that song was going through my head. Second, I have to admit that when I saw there was paper piecingRead More