Stitched By Me

A place to share projects from my sewing room.

Tag Archives: Wall Hanging

UFO Finish!!! My Poinsettia Wall Quilt

I made my first photo entry into Tanesha’s   UFO Finish Along on Flickr. The Poinsettia wall quilt was started in a private class in the fall of 2011. My friend, Carole, saw the original quilt on display in a local quilt shop.  Carole tracked down the designer/maker of the quilt (Betty Hahn) and asked …

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AAQI Raised $75,000 at International Quilt Festival

This is how many quilts were sold over 4 days at International Quilt Festival in Houston Texas.  One pin represents one quilt sold. Three of those quilts were made by me!   (Five went, three sold.  The other two will be available on the Quilts For Sale page.) Of the 2185 Priority Quilts that were offered …

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A Project Using My Hand Dyed Samples

I wanted to do a small project with my new hand dyed fabric samples. I remembered seeing a photo of a quilt a while back on Flickr that I wanted to use as my inspiration. Once I located that photo again, I realized that I definitely could do a similar version of this on a …

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Recently Completed Projects July 2012

I am finally in a stitching mode! I am not only starting new projects, I am completing them along with some other projects that have been on the PHD (Projects Half Done)Pile. Nearly a year ago, I started an In The Hoop Embroidery Project. It is AnitaGoodesign’s Christmas Tree Crazy Quilt. The original intention was …

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Three Of My Mini Quilts Are Now For Sale At AAQI

My three most recent submissions to the Alzheimer’s Art Quilt Initiative were listed for sale overnight. There are over 800 mini quilts currently listed for sale, they are a unique gift idea. All profits fund Alzheimer’s research. 9151 – Eggs Marks the Spot $50.00 June Y. Goodyear, AZ USA Width: 8″ Length: 12″ Designer: Embroidery …

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FNSI ~ My Projects

I started early and stayed up late for FNSI, and in the end I completed 2 mini wall quilts. These were fun projects because I tried new techniques on each of them. I actually had to get a couple of days head start for the first one, which will be my submission for the Quilt …

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October Scare is Complete

I wanted to post a photo of the completed pumpkin mini quilt before Halloween came and went. This was obviously not a big project, it just took time for me to get around to finishing it (like most of my projects). I like these little quilts because they allow me to learn/practice quilting, appliqué, binding, …

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Twisting the Weekend Away

While out Quilt Shop Hopping with my sewing buddies last week-end, I picked up a couple of cool templates. One of them is the Lil Twister by                                 country-schoolhouse.com. Here is my first attempt at using it. The first step …

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My FNSI Project ~ April 2011

I looked through my PHD pile (Projects Half Done) and nothing jumped out at me begging to be completed right now. I looked through the many inspirational photos that I have saved to my computer and saw a million fun new projects that I wanted to start. I finally decided that I was going to …

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