Lana Bates Memorial Quilt Project: Birdhouses and Pinwheels Plan

The beginning of April is always the start of a new growth season here in the northeast. Along with the snowmelt and new growth comes a lot of wind and showers, hopefully leading to a May full of flowers. All of the birds begin to sing their uplifting songs throughout the day and especially in …

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Ocean Explorer Patchwork Minky Blanket

I would like to highlight another version of my popular Patchwork Minky Blankets. The Ocean Explorer Patchwork Minky Blanket has all of the features of this collection, including square piecing creating a classic patchwork effect, a bright color pallet and theme of adventure and geometric prints in a blue, green, orange, red, white and yellow …

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Lana Bates Memorial Quilt Project: Spring Florals Finish and Sale to Benefit Pink Hands of Hope

March was the designated finish date for the first quarter of the Lana Bates Memorial Quilt Project and the Spring Floral Quilt as You Go Quilt and I am happy to report, not only did I finish on time, I actually finished this one early! Once I got going with the appliqué and all of …

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Beautiful You Strip Patchwork Minky Blanket

The Beautiful You Patchwork Minky Blanket has all of the favorite features of this collection, but with a twist. Rather than square piecing creating the patchwork effect, Beautiful You is strip pieced in a bright color pallet and theme of expressive floral and geometric prints in a navy, green, pink, coral and gold combination, finished …

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Bohemian Feather Patchwork Minky Blanket

Today I am sharing a look at another version of my popular Patchwork Minky Blankets. Bohemian Feather has all of the favorite features of this collection, including square piecing creating a classic patchwork effect, a soft color pallet and theme of bohemian woodland and geometric prints in a navy, gray, pink, coral and sage green …

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Enchanted Forest Patchwork Minky Blanket

Today I would like to highlight another version of my popular Patchwork Minky Blankets. Enchanted Forest has all of the features of this collection, including square piecing creating a classic patchwork effect, a bright color pallet and theme of woodland and geometric prints in a blue, gray, aqua, coral and black and white combination, and …

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Lana Bates Memorial Quilt: Spring Florals QAYG, Quarter One Project Update

All month I worked on the Spring Florals Quilt, the first quilt in the Lana Bates Memorial Quilt Project, piecing applique and stitching the floral and butterfly elements in place. Honestly, I have not worked too much in the quilt as you go (QAYG) style, so it was a fun departure. This article is the …

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