Archive - June, 2011

And now…

the Block Party blog tour stops over at Pink Chalk Studio! Kathy’s blog was where I found some of my very first online inspiration when I started reading quilting and sewing blogs so it’s thrill to have her post such a thorough and kind review!


Whip up!

Is the next stop on the Block Party blog tour! Check out Whip Up’s post here!


The blog tour continues…

…at The Crafty Girls Workshop blog! Click over for another chance at winning Block Party!


Week two

…of the Block Party blog tour kicks off with a post over at the Common Threads Blog!

LAMQG Denyse Schmidt weekend

The Los Angeles Modern Quilt Guild was lucky enough to have Denyse Schmidt to town this past weekend for a visit that included a talk and two workshops.

The weekend started on Friday night with her talk. It was hugely inspiring and spanned her career, design process and inspirations.

LAMQG Denyse Schmidt Talk

Then on Saturday she held a beginning workshop.

LAMQG Denyse Schmidt workshop

LAMQG Denyse Schmidt workshop

We finished off the weekend with an advanced workshop on Sunday.

LAMQG Denyse Schmidt workshop

LAMQG Denyse Schmidt workshop

It was a really wonderful weekend. Everyone was so excited and eager to quilt quilt quilt after their time with her. She’s so nice and encouraging. You can see all of my photos here.

Today’s blog tour post…

is over at West Coast Crafty where amazing crafter and author Susan Beal blogs!


She asked me and Kristen a few questions for an interview and there’s also another chance to win a copy! Head on over!

Who’s next?

All Buttoned Up is!   Click on over to Melissa’s blog for the next stop on the Block Party Blog Tour!


Next up…

On the Block Party blog tour is Elizabeth over at Oh, Fransson!

She put together a a beautiful, bright and colorful quilt with the blocks we all sewed up for her.


Elizabeth is the last Block Party bee member to be a part of the tour. Head on over to see her post and for a chance to win a copy of the book!

Tour keeps on truckin’

Next stop on the Block Party blog tour?? Jacquie’s place!  Head on over to Tallgrass Prairie Studio for another chance to win a copy of the book!


The quilt that Jacquie made with our bee blocks is a stunner  (weren’t those pops of red a brilliant addition??) and was quilted by none other than Angela Walters.

Head on over!

The tour continues…

At Rashida’s blog, I Heart Linen! Her blog has been an inspiration to me since the beginning of my sewing days so it was a thrill to have her participate in the Block Party bee and book! We made blocks for this fun hexagon quilt for her month of the bee!


Click on over to her stop of the book blog tour!!

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