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10 Best Tools for Foundation Paper Piecing

There are several ways to make log cabin quilts, but our favorite method is foundation paper piecing. The reason is that you get perfectly accurate quilts every time. Even those of us who are not that great at piecing accurately (..that would be me) can up their game tremendously by using foundation paper piecing. Here…

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Project Reveal: Block for an upcoming BOM program

I am so excited to show you a block I just completed for a new applique quilt pattern I am working on. I am hoping to release this as a Block of the Month Program, or at least have that as an option for all of you. In this video I am showing you the…

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Quilt With Me: Machine Applique a Rabbit

Join me for a chat about applique threads and being a beginner while we machine applique down this cute running rabbit…or maybe its a hare. This is a block in the upcoming Block of the Month program I will be releasing later this summer.        

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Quilt with me: Applique a large flower

I am hankering for a fun and not-too-self-important applique quilt. Do you know what I mean? Something playful and pretty. For the last month I have been designing on just such a quilt. A little whimsical and folk-art inspired in the vibrant and funky fabrics that I love. I made a little video of the…

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How to Make Quilt Using Stash Fabrics

After years of interacting with quilters of all levels, I have learned that many of us have stash fabrics that we love, but we don’t use them. The reasons may be different for everyone.  Often, the fabrics have a personal history attached to the owner. They are bits and pieces inherited from grandma or they…

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My Cozy Village Video Tutorial!

Exciting news! There is now a 45-minute video tutorial for the hand-applique version of My Cozy Village on YouTube! Enjoy! Felicia  

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Lantern Glow is Out in the Autumn 2018 Issue of Quilts

The latest issue of Quilts and More (Autumn 2018)  is hitting the shelves today and my quilt Lantern Glow, is featured inside. You can pick up your copy of the magazine at your local quilt store, Amazon, or a number of online quilt shops. I used fabric from the French company FrouFrou. Its a mix…

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Out of the Comfort Zone

It can be easy to get stuck in a rut creatively.  As quilters and artisans we make project after project, and at least for me, there develops a safe zone. A type of work where things turn out pretty and sometimes even quite glorious, but the chance of failure is low. For the last 2-3…

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Win Quiltmaker’s Butterfly Forest Copy and Michael Miller Gift Certificate!

It is the last day of the blog tour today! We have had the most wonderful blogs participating over the last 10 days and I am so grateful that all these lovely people and companies have participated! Today it is my turn! We are giving away: 1 )  $50 gift certificate to shop online at…

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The Quiltmaker’s Butterfly Forest Book Is Out Now!

The Quiltmaker’s Butterfly Forest has been available on Amazon for a few weeks now but I also finally got it up in my own little shop…Finally! Here it is! I am so happy to have this book out to share with the world. It has been a labor of love and I hope you will…

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