Monday, July 11, 2011

Mini Design Boards


Check out the link below.  Bee in A Bonnet has on her blog a great tutorial on how to make mini design boards perfect for keeping your block together as you sew on it at your sewing machine.  I hope to make a few of them myself

Mini Design Board Tutorial

Friday, July 8, 2011

Binding Help

Below is a link for a video that you might want to check out.  It is a 3-Part Lesson on applying bindings by award-winning quilter Sharon Shamber.
Check it out.

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Saturday, June 4, 2011

May Show & Tell


Here are the pictures from the May meeting for your viewing pleasure.


You should be able to open up the album, right click on photo you want, and click save to computer.  If you have any troubles let me know


Quilt Class By Linda P on July 30th

Linda Pourciau will be able to teach the class on the black and white quilt on Saturday July 30th.  If you have any questins regarding this class please contact Linda or Sharon. 
This quilt does not have to be black and white, just a light and dark of whatever color way you desire. 
The class will be held at the  Fellowship Baptist Church  located at 14512 Greenwell Springs Road, Greenwell Springs.                                         
It will begin at 9 a.m. You can bring a sack lunch or there are several fast food establishments nearby.  The cost for the class will be $15.  payable to Linda.  There will be  a minimum requirement of at least 6 people participating. 
Supply List
Finshed quilt size:  52 x 60
Blocks  42    8 5/8 x 8 5/8

Fabric requirement:
Assorted white/black prints 1 5/8 to 2 yds total (7 or 8 fat quarters)
Assorted black/white prints 1 5/8 to 2 yds total (7 or 8 fat quarters)

solid color (red, lime, purple, whatever you want) 5/8 yd

Black solid (binding) 3/4 yd
Backing 3 1/2 yds
Batting size   twin