Category Archives: Modern quilts

Habitat challenge for St. Louis Modern Quilt Guild

It’s not finished! I was making this small quilt for the St. Louis Modern Quilt Guild Habitat challenge. It’s due this coming Saturday. I’m teaching on Saturday so I knew I couldn’t attend the meeting but I planned to send … Continue reading

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Back to sewing

Finally, I’ve done a bit of sewing. I quilted the quilt above for the Bits ‘n’ Pieces Cover our Kids project. It will go to a child in need of a comforting quilt. The quilt top was made by someone … Continue reading

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Projects for St. Louis Modern Quilt Guild

At the last meeting of the Modern Quilt Guild, I took a charity quilt top to quilt for the group. Some of the quilts made from the Spring/Summer charity blocks, will go to Joplin. I’m hoping this one will! I … Continue reading

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Projects in the works

I’ve been collecting some new fabrics for fun, future projects. I’ve been loving the gray and citron color story from Michael Miller.  I found all of these beauties at The Quilted Fox. I’ll probably mix in some Kona gray and … Continue reading

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Rambling Art Quilters Retreat

This past week some of the Rambling Art Quilters gathered to have a retreat at the Shaw Nature Reserve. This is the group that did the river quilts (see the December 17 post). We sewed at the Freund Center and … Continue reading

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To Contra or To Quilt: That is the Question

This weekend I managed to do both contra dancing and quilting which makes it a very good weekend. On Saturday night, we went to Columbia for a dance with a great band called Crowfoot. The caller was Diane Silver from … Continue reading

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Baby quilt finds a home

Last fall, my block exchange group made me blocks for a pink and white baby quilt. My niece-in-law is pregnant and I just knew she was going to have a girl because her favorite color is pink. Also, my other … Continue reading

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Retreat-Day 2

We are cozy in our retreat work room but the wind is howling outside and the snow is piling up. It’s not quite blizzard conditions but it’s a snowy, blowy day. Barbara just said it’s supposed to be 8 degrees … Continue reading

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