Our Monday morning Bride and Bloom class met last week at Sew Original. Outstanding work. Everybody has figured out there’s no turning back now!! Keep moving forward!!This bride belongs to Chris. Green pantaloons!
Kelly’s first block. Vase is A+. 🙂 Lots of beautiful color combinations in this block.Micol’s blocks with her hexie sashes. Micol is sewing the hexies and posts into rows and then attaching them to the blocks. It’s a great idea. Here’s her third block. Those white daisies…Jane’s first three blocks and her hexie sashes. She’s saving the hexie stitching while she watches UNC’s basketball games. 🙂Her third block. Soft beautiful colors.
Conni’s progress!Conni’s third block. Great mix of solids, batiks, prints. I love it!Her bride. It’s one of my favorites. I love her gray hair.Jennifer’s third block. I can look at this block and tell she is enjoying it!Sandi’s blocks. Great fabric choices!! Of course I forgot to take a picture of just her third block.And last but certainly not least….Dot’s blocks! Insane progress. She is an inspiration!!
Our Wednesday morning Bride and Bloom class met last week at Sew Original. Here are their beautiful blocks; this is quite the SHOW!These belong to Sandra. She has finished all her blocks and prepped her corner posts.Her 4th block.Another close-up. 🙂 We all have quilt envy.Joyce’s Christmas Bride and Bloom. She’s auditioning her hexie sashes.Her 4th block. Queen of fussy cutting.Her beautiful angel face, halo and outlined wings. Jane’s four blocks. She is also auditioning her hexie sashes. I love the consistency of her leaves and the intensity of her color choices!Her 4th block. We loved it!Kay’s four big blocks and some of her hexie sashes. Show and tell is so inspiring!LOVE this block.
Cydney couldn’t be with us again because the weather wasn’t cooperating so she sent us this beautiful picture.
I’m so proud of all of these women and their five totally different quilts. They have spent countless hours picking fabrics, prepping pieces and stitching their work. It shows! My next class meets tomorrow…I’ll be posting those pictures next week!
Oh my. Here are the most recent blocks from my Bride and Bloom block of the month applique class. This group meets on Saturday morning. The pattern is Bride and Bloom by Sue Cody, available at Material Obsession. Need a little inspiration to keep moving forward on yours?
Sheila’s third block. She is using traditional fabrics and we loved her look. She’s using a collection and dipping into her stash.
All three blocks. She is going to make one hexie sash to see if she likes the look. 🙂 Love, love, love her bride.
Ginny’s third block. A huge splash of color!! The shelf is genius. She’s using a light background with a pink polka dot.
Here’s the progress report on her quilt top. Fabulous. You inspire us Ginny!!Beverly’s third block. ..surrounded by many hexies. So much thought went into her fabric selections. We loved her shelf too!Unleash the hexies!! It’s beautiful Bev! Light background with a gray dot.Here’s Linda’s third block. Check out the ladybug fussy cuts. Did I mention I taught her how to applique?? 🙂 Light gray print background. Such clear colors.She has prepped all her hexies. She needs to assemble the rows. The hexies are perfect.She has finished her three blocks and all the posts! On to the hexies!!Cydney planned on being there but had a change in plans. She sent me pictures; thanks Cydney! Her bride block.
Block #3.Block #1.Block #4. That vase fabric…
One more picture! Jane sent this photo over the holiday. She’s well on her way and we will see her blocks in the 4th Wednesday class in a couple of weeks. Yay Jane!
So…keep moving forward my dear peeps! You can do it!
I’m back! I’ve been busy with my Bride and Bloom workshops at Village Fabric Shop. I haven’t been posting regularly but I’m changing all that! The pattern is designed by Sue Cody and sold by Material Obsessions.
I have an amazingly talented group of women working on this quilt. Here are a few photographs from some of the classes. I don’t have a photograph of everybody but I’ll change that after the first of the year! Thanks for your support ladies!!
Linda F’s three blocks.
Joyce M’s block. Christmas fabrics. Glorious fussy cutting.Sandra G’s block. Did I mention I taught her how to applique? hahaha
We had a great show!! Here’s what’s left; let me know if you are interested!!
I have A LOT of quilts. Most of them are samples from the classes I have taught over the years. I have been asked to sell some of them at a local art gallery here in Winston-Salem so I’ll be joining my good buddies, Steph Skardal and Carole Dunn, on Saturday, July 21 at Blissful Studio and Gallery on 4th Street in Winston-Salem. We are all pretty excited!
Here’s a little preview of several of the quilts. All of these are in excellent condition. If you are interested in one of them, or have questions, just let me know! I hope they bring back happy memories for you!
African log Cabin 84″ x 95″ African fabrics. $450
The Vera Wedding Quilt. 50″ x 59″ Button embellishment $300