Peeking Polar Bear Wall Hanging

By Rosetta Underwood. The winter bear is standing outside looking in the window hoping for cookies. This is a paper piecing pattern designed by Sonja Calloghan, from British Columbia, Canada. The pattern was printed in Quiltmaker Magazine's November/December '12 No.148 issue. I am going to give this wall hanging quilt to my granddaughter who teaches … Continue reading Peeking Polar Bear Wall Hanging


Gnome Table Runner

How cute are these gnomes? I saw them on embroidery library and knew I had to make something with them. I also got to practice my swirl quilting. Not perfect but getting better.

Homemade Hanging Kitchen Towels

I love these hanging kitchen towels. It is always nice to have a handy towel when cooking. These are super easy to make and since you are making it yourself you can pick the kind of towel you like in the colors that match your home.  These also make great affordable holiday, bridal shower or … Continue reading Homemade Hanging Kitchen Towels

Pieced Dresden Plate Quilt Block

I recently had the privilege to attend the Kentucky Heritage Quilt Society's Getaway. I took a class there on the dresden plate and was able to spend the day sewing with some super sweet ladies. I had seen a partial dresden quilt block by Nancy Zieman where she had pieced her fabric before cutting her … Continue reading Pieced Dresden Plate Quilt Block