Bee Updates…

Last month I mentioned that it was the last month for the Bee Hive block swap  but I was mistaken. This month is the last month. Over the weekend I completed the requested block. It’s an easy block to do as it’s made up of 8 flying geese blocks. I also laid out all the…

The Last Bee Hive Block….

I completed the last block for 2016 for the Bee Hive Block Swap. The Queen chose the Tic Tac Toe Block. I’ve made this block more than any other in 2016 but I still enjoy making it. It’s a simple block that has a big effect and lets the fabric shine. This month the Queen…

The Bee Hive For October…

So this is the week that I finish up all my commitments for October. For the Bee Hive swap this month, our  Queen asked us to make the Tic Tac Toe block with bright, solid Xs and low volume fabric. I’ve been asked to make this block a few times this year and I never…

Homebase…

I have to say, I really enjoyed making this block for Jenna in the Bee Hive Swap. The block is called Homebase and you can find a great tutorial for it at Blossom Heart Quilts. For the hourglass block in the center we had a choice of using reds and pinks or blues. For the…

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 piecing…