Free motion playtime!

Made another casserole cubby, this time for a friend of mum’s. She wanted blues and I wanted to practice Bargello quilting and free motion quilting so this is what I came up with. I loved the little flower pots! So much fun, so simple, so cute. Even invented a couple myself, the “hipster cactus in…

More adventures in hexagons

I made another place at with hexagons, this time with 2″ hexies. It was a fair bit quicker than with the 1.25″ ones and shows off the bigger patterns in the fabric nicely. Some things I did better on this one ¬†were: left the cardboard in, even when finished. This seemed to help keep the…

Hexagon play time

My dad always used to say that he thought that quilting was a bit strange; that buying a perfectly good piece of fabric, chopping it up and seeing it back together seemed like a bit of a waste of good fabric. His observations pretty much stopped mum from quilting as she then thought of it…