Our quilt group often gets material donated. It just shows up in our closet at the church. This week as we were going through the closet, 5yds of Brocade was sitting there.
It is a deep midnight blue with gold leaves. As we would not use it in our quilting I got to bring it home. Now I just need to decide what to make. It would make a perfect fancy jacket, but I do not wear them anymore or make them. Pillows? Seems like a waste.
Any ideas for simple project? Maybe…Continue
Here in MI we have been having pretty good weather and we have still been getting our walks in. Snow moving in today with cold winds.
Haven't posted in sometime. Our quilt group has been busy since Sept and I am trying to use up 3 boxes of scraps. Made 5 baby quilts for the VA hospital in Nov. They have an annual baby shower for vets that have returned from service. Finished a single size scrappy for an orphanage, they requested 10 for the home and we cut and made 11 in our…Continue
My current project. I just loved this pattern and had to make it. Of course I never make just one of anything so this is one of two. The second one has different background, but I made all of the dragons/trees the same. Still in the process of quilting the second one. This one is going to…Continue
Have been reading everyone's postings. I am really tired of the snow here in MI. Sun is out today and up to 40 so DH and I will be going out for a walk....fresh air...
I spent January making Hop to it applique quilt. I had purchased the book several years ago on sale for $3 and decided to use up some batik scraps. All except the background was scraps I have been collecting, including the sashing. I surprised myself by FMQ, it was not a hard as I though. I posted a pic. …Continue
I have several patterns that I purchased and have made into quilts. While I know that you cannot duplicate for commercial use, my question is: I want to make several of these different patterns and sell at our annual fundraiser. Is that against the copyright? I do not see it as a conflict since I purchased the pattern for my personal use and also make said patterns for my charity quilts. We are not selling any quilts an a regular basis. We just pick some to sell during our fundraiser…Continue