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  • Holly's Diaper Bag
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see issue with article
A Bio piece featuring  
some of my work is
published  in the May/June
2010 issue of McCall's
Quilting Magazine.

"Balenkay" is included in
this article and features
curved dimensional geese
using my manipulated bias
method, which produces
the look of curved piecing
without the work!
I was asked to design  a
small wool piece using 4"
to 6" blocks, this cheery
table runner is the result.

It is featured in Quiltmaker
Magazine's Small Quilts
under the name "Woolen
  • I was honored when asked to design an original 12" block for Quiltmaker Magazine's 100
    Block Issue! Of course, I said yes. I fell in love with Jinny Beyer's border fabrics,
    Hermitage & Porcelana lines with RJR Fabrics.  With these fabrics in mind, I designed the
    "Tapestry" block. The colors & textures are so luscious bringing images of rich cultural

  • Jinny's border fabrics are fussy cut to display beautiful motifs in the block adding to the
    richness of the "tapestry". The center square is fussy cut quarter square triangles in
    kaleidoscope fashion.  I designed Tapestry to be set with a 1 1/2" sashing strip which has
    a small vertical strip pieced in the center which continues the vertical and horizontal strips
    in the block.  

  • Sashing strips are set with the blocks, giving the impression that the strips are woven.
    Blocks can be made using the same color theme or two color themes can be chosen to
    increase  the interest across the quilt. A nine block setting is smashing! My block was
    used in one of the 3 quilts shown on the Gallery Page made by one of Quiltmaker's staff!

  • My Blossom Block, left, is on the cover of the 100 Quilts Volume shown at right! This block
    features prairie point petals giving the block interesting dimensionality. A fun block to use
    in a myriad of colors.
"Mia's Secret Garden"
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to see the article
"Woolen Waltz"
Click  to see the magazine containing the pattern for"Mia's Secret Garden"
Tapestry Block - Block 1
Sephora Block - Block 3
  • I was again  honored when asked to design an original 12" block for Quiltmaker Magazine's 100 Block
    Issue, Volume 4.

  • Visit my blog to read about my thought process and win a free copy of Quiltmaker's 100 Block
    Issue & a give away!

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       purchase your copy
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"My Little Tote"
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"Mia's Secret
Garden"  was
featured in the
April 2011 Issue
of McCall's

I designed this
quilt for our first
Mia Noel, using
Beatrix Potter
fabric to go with  
the theme in her
This is Jenn's first  design which is
featured in
McCall's Quick Quilts!

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your copy

This is a wonderful little tote for  
children, adults, gift bags, etc.!
Blossom Block - Block 2
I I designed this diaper
bag for my daughter
Holly while pregnant
with her second child.

It features Amy Butler's
gorgeous fabrics!
  • My latest quilt, "April In Paris"will be featured in McCall's Quilting in April
    2014. A table topper can be made from the trimmed Umbrella Blocks! No Waste!
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