Tag Archives: pictorial

Really Big George- Finished!

In another avoidance tactic from sewing the other curtain (I really will have to finish that next) I finished “Really Big George”- based on a photo of Giant George. If you don’t know who Giant George, he was- until extremely recently- the biggest dog in the world ever! This quilt is about a square metre […]

WIP Wednesday: Really Big George (and a lovely fabric stack)

Since it’s Wednesday, I decided to show you one of my new WIPs, based on Giant George… It’s now all glued together and I need to sew it next and then quilt it! It’s only taken a couple of days to turn the edges under and glue. The background is Modern Meadow by Joel Dewberry […]

A new dog quilt

I have got a few WIPs I need to finish, a bee block to put borders on, a block to make for Fat Quarterly and a pattern I want to make into a top so I can sell my pattern. HOWEVER (cue crappy iPhone picture featuring chewed pen)… I have decided to map out my […]

Penny and Fletcher – all finished at last!

It’s finally done, the binding is on, the sleeve has been sewn onto the back, the paint has been set, my label is attached and it’s in the post… I’ve pretty much dedicated my weekend to this quilt. Aside from housework, a jaunt to Morrisons, a nap, reading Giant George’s book, watching Snakes on a […]

I am REALLY enjoying cutting and sticking…

I decided at the end of last week to enter this year’s Festival of Quilts in the Pictorial category. I’ve never entered a quilt competition before (you could say I’ve never made a quilt without flaws too) and I’ve also never made a pictorial quilt which makes this decision slightly crackers, but nevertheless it gave […]