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CHQuilts · 11M ago

Pillow talk

I have finally finished a project that wraps up my recent Craftsy Class--Quick Strip Paper Piecing. I've really enjoyed this class, taught by Peggy Martin. This project is a pillow using Mar...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

UFOs are starting to fill my world

Up until now I've been pretty good at keeping my UFOs (UnFinished Objects) to a minimum. It seems I just can't contain myself though. There are so many quilts I want to make and so many new ...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

Quilting is my therapy; needed it recently

Quilting is not just a challenge for me; it is also a respite that is vitally important to my well-being. I'm anxious to return to it when time permits.I've been 'away' from blogging, and fr...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

Teachers are the ultimate

None of us would be who we are, or where we are, were it not for the people who have inspired us, taught us, and helped with our struggles along the way. The people who teach are some of the...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

Love the learning, expanding horizons

The latest tool in my quilting arsenal is foundation paper piecing. I'm taking a Craftsy class by Peggy Martin using her technique which really does streamline the paper piecing process. I'v...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

Quilting: always creative; always learning

Just when you think a project is simple, think again.My friend Donna asked if I could re-create a simple table topper she had on her dining room table, at right. She liked it so much that sh...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

Happy Halloween!

I've finally finished my Halloween project--three table runners for my daughter. This is the third and final one. I think I like this one the best.There is no denying, this is for Halloween!...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

A little better...

I think I fixed it, at least a little.While I won't say I'm happy with this, I am at least somewhat appeased with the project I wrote about recently--a Halloween table runner I created--as t...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

Everybody's a critic!

Even cats know what they like and what they don't!While I absolutely love every quilting project I've ever made; this one, not so much.I just finished the second of three Halloween table run...
CHQuilts · 11M ago

First of three, check!

Jenny and her husband MikeI've had to take a little step back from my quilt progress. I have had a request from my daughter, Jenny, to make three Halloween table runners for her."I don't wan...