Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Tea, Blocks & Fabric

John, aka, Quilt Dad was looking for volunteers to make him a quilt block for a quilt that he was looking to make larger. I raised my hand darn quick for this one. As you can see, John was looking for that wonky log cabin style. There is a name for this , but it escapes me right now. I throw in some Moda Cross Weave linen fabric for that wow factor. I just love this block. I hope you love it too John. It's going in the mail today!!

Quilt Dad Block

Look what I get to work with for our January Fresh Modern Bee block. It's some linen fabric and hand printed Organic cotton. I just discovered lien fabric for quilts and I'm in love. Not sure what I will come up with for my block yet as the style is wide open. Maybe I will do another wonky log cabin or wonky star. I'm into wonky right now.

Fresh Modern Bee - Janurary

Just a little gift I got from Ryan, aka, I'm Just a Guy Who Quilts. He saw the curtains I had made for my kitchen and sent me these great Tea Towels. Thanks. Don't look too close at the dirty oven.

Tea Towels

Until next time,

7 comments:

  1. Wonderful design and fun use of patterns on the fabric.

    Debbie

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  2. I'm so glad to know someone else's oven looks like mine!! And your block is gorgeous!!

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  3. Thank you Charlie for the invite to pinterest! Now i have to figure out what in the heck I do on that site - I'll get there, it took me a while with Flickr but I've got it now! Have a great weekend and have fun sewing Viv's luscious fabrics - I did!

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