Monthly Archives: February 2011

not your average grandmas fan

Debbie has made a really great quilt. The fresh blue colour scheme and crisp white on white, combined with perfect construction make this quilt a winner. Grandmas fan is a very traditional pattern and it deserved traditional quilting, plus a … Continue reading

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Christmas sampler

What an adorable festive sampler. Maree chose to have an allover crosshatch design in tan thread, and it looks great. It was an intersting quilt to do, lots to look at on the way 🙂 This quilt will cheer up … Continue reading

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Black & white and red allover

The words “black and white, and red allover” make one think about the jokes we used in primary school. The classic black, white and red combination is always eye catching, and Elaine wanted red thread with an allover quilting design … Continue reading

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Maroon bordered sampler wallhanging

This quilt has freehand cable designs in the sashings and a linked butterfly design in the outer border.   Several people have made the blocks, some embroidered or candlewicked, others patched, and each has different quilting.  This will look gorgeous on the wall.

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Bali batiks with red thread

Bali batiks are frivolously colourful and such fun to play with.  The only thing Karen said about the quilting was; “I want red thread”.   Mmmm, now that’s challenging. Don’t get me wrong Karen has an eye for colour that I … Continue reading

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