Tag Archives: McCall’s Quilting

It’s Super Sheep Is Done!

Somehow this weekend, between making three batches of cookies with some of the grandchildren on Saturday and then making three more batches of cookies with the help of my youngest son on Sunday afternoon, I finished a quilt. And I … Continue reading

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Quilt as Desired? Oh Dear!

I’m the person who made this quilt. So I get have to decide how to quilt it. “Quilt as desired.” Sometimes that phrase makes me a little nervous. I had a wonderful four days off for Thanksgiving. I had a … Continue reading

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Gone to Pieces

I’ve made several quilts this year that I am really proud of. Gone to Pieces is one of them. I designed the quilt but I had no intention of actually making the quilt. But when my design was selected to … Continue reading

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Finally, the September PIGS Project

As I promised, I want to tell you about my September PIGS (Projects in Grocery Sacks) finish. I chose to work on this PIG because of its size, the amount of room it HOGGED in my sewing space. It’s an … Continue reading

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Quilts That Talk

I get to see lots and lots of wonderful quilts but even so, sometimes one just really catches my fancy. This quilt by Kathryn Simel is one of those. When this cute quilt came into the office, all of the … Continue reading

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Why Are There So Many PIGS?

Last week I talked about working on my floor quilt and how pleased I was to be making headway on one of my largest PIGS (Projects in Grocery Sacks). I’d like to share with you why I have so very, … Continue reading

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PIG Report

After last week’s marathon of sewing, the first thing I did was straighten up my sewing area. I am pretty messy when I sew. l worked on three different projects last week and had bits and pieces of all three … Continue reading

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Free Quilt Pattern: Waterfall

As a member of the larger quilting editorial team here in our office in Golden, Colorado, I’ve been contributing to McCall’s Quilting and McCall’s Quick Quilts. For the September/October 2016 issue of McCall’s Quilting, I was assigned the “I Love This Quilt!” regular … Continue reading

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I Am a Sewing MACHINE!

A couple of years ago, I got this cute set of pins from my friends at Quiltmaker magazine. I like them all but my favorite is the one on the upper right because sometimes when I’m being extra productive that’s … Continue reading

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Margaritas in the Snow – A Finished Quilt

I make quilts for several of our company’s publications. Quilters Newsletter, Quiltmaker, McCall’s Quilting and Quick Quilts are all magazines that we produce in our Golden, Colorado, office. When I make something that will be published in one of the … Continue reading

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