A Beautiful Quilt

Elizabeth Palmer Austin sent in this photo of the gorgeous quilt she made using the Sycamore Rose blocks.  Her interpretation is stunning! The work is exquisite and I can (and do – lol!) look at it all day.  Thank you so much Elizabeth for sending it in for everyone to enjoy! I’ve been busy working…

Lancaster Co., Block 2

  Lancaster Co. block 2 is up and ready for download. We have been enjoying getting to know our new granddaughter, Kimmi.  She is a doll! Absolutely perfect, and with four baby-hungry Aunts to attend to her, she is loved a ton.  We just can’t get enough of her.  Unfortunately, we just found out that she…

Lancaster Co., Block 1

  Lancaster Co., block 1  is available for download.  The block measures 14.5″ finished.  I generally cut the background blocks about 16.5″ square to account for any shrinkage during stitching, then trim down to the cut size of 15″ after the applique is done.  I’m going scrappy with the backgrounds using Kim Diehl’s Butter Churn…