Round Robin, Round One

Posted on October 3, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in Challenges, Inspiration, Quilts
Round Robin, Round One

Rose Marie and I have finished Round One on our new Round Robin quilts! You can click HERE to read more about our personal challenge. Here’s a reminder of what I started with: And this is what Rose Marie added to it! I must say she did not have an easy job, given the color […]

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Arrow Rock Quilt Camp 2020

Posted on September 26, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in Inspiration, Quilts, Studio News, Travels
Arrow Rock Quilt Camp 2020

Next year, May 4-8, 2020, I will once again be teaching at the Arrow Rock Quilt Camp in the historic village of Arrow Rock, Missouri. This will be my eighth year to teach at Camp — really? Time just flies! It’s always one of the highlights of my year. The little village is so quiet […]

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The Happenstance Quilts Reveal

Posted on September 5, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in Challenges, Guild Stuff, Quilts
The Happenstance Quilts Reveal

Back in February, I told you about my guild’s current mystery project we had going on, The Happenstance Quilts. I also showed you two options I had for doing mine. Well, I chose the Christmas option, and used this for my center block: I’ve never made an actual red and green Christmas quilt, so I […]

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Garden Path Samplers

Posted on August 16, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in New Patterns, Quilts, What's New
Garden Path Samplers

The new Saturday Sampler Block-of-the-Month quilts for Sew Sweet Quilt Shop are ready! The grand unveiling took place at the shop last Saturday, and I haven’t even had time to blog about them until now! As usual, we do two color ways: one in a more traditional earthy color palette, and one in a modern […]

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Daddy’s Favorite Baby Quilt

Posted on July 2, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in New Patterns, Quilts, Summertime Sampler
Daddy’s Favorite Baby Quilt

In conjunction with the Summertime Samplers, I’m showcasing some options for things you can do with the patterns other than just the quilts that are in the booklet, and offering some bonus patterns along the way — this is another one for you. I wanted to have this ready in early June; you know, Father’s […]

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A Quilt for My Third Daughter

Posted on June 19, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in People, Quilts
A Quilt for My Third Daughter

Years ago, my daughter and her best friend, who I call my third daughter, both asked me to make them t-shirt quilts. Several years ago, I finally finished one for my second daughter, and you can see it HERE. Then, naturally, I procrastinated on the next one. Last fall, I set in on it, and […]

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Round Robin

Posted on June 5, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in Challenges, Inspiration, Quilts
Round Robin

Approximately 23 years ago, my friend, Rose Marie, and I decided that we wanted to do a Round Robin quilt. There are many different iterations of how a Round Robin can be set up, but we wanted the kind where you start with a center block, and pass it around to other group members for […]

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Hands of Friendship

Posted on June 4, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in Guild Stuff, Quilts
Hands of Friendship

One of the guilds that I’m a member of, The Hands of Friendship Quilt Guild, in Kirksville, Missouri, had its 34th Annual Quilt Show last weekend. And what a show it was! We had close to 150 quilts on display. There was a pop-up show of polyester quilts on the front lawn before you even […]

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APQ Magazine, June 2019

Posted on April 18, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in Quilts
APQ Magazine, June 2019

Do you have your June 2019 issue of American Patchwork & Quilting yet? I got mine in the mail a couple weeks ago, and it’s chock full of wonderful quilty goodness. The cover quilt is fabulous! Best of all, there’s a quilt in this issue made by my bestie, Victoria Findlay Wolfe! It’s called “Now […]

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Six Finishes

Posted on February 25, 2019 by prairiemoonquilts in Quilts
Six Finishes

I’ve finished six projects this year already! (Seven if you count the Fingerless Mitts I made for my sister.) Here’s my 36-Patch, finally finished! I completed this top in February of 2012, at a guild retreat. It has languished in the to-be-quilted pile for SEVEN years! It’s from a quilt-along by Amanda Jean at Crazy […]

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