Tips

Here are links to blog posts with some very useful information.
(click on the photo to be taken to the post)

Stamping

Cut out on the outside line.

Basic Stamping

Inking

Wipe off the excess ink and dry with a paper towel.

Stamping Tips

Fussy cutting

Fussy Cutting

Fussy Cutting

Embroidery

My favorite supplies.

My favorite supplies.

Inner City Alternative Uses

Inner City placed around the Aunt Hattie's Hexagon another way.

Inner City placed around the Aunt Hattie’s Hexagon another way.

Dresden Plate Applique Tips

Dabbing on the starch.

Dabbing on the starch.

Hand piecing hexagons

Here are the 2 pieces on the front side after sewing.

Here are the 2 pieces on the front side after sewing.

Pressing trick (from my friend Jo Morton)

Press your seams in a circle and your center will make a little 4 patch!

Press your seams in a circle and your center will make a little 4 patch!

Sunflower piecing – sequential piecing

Layout of this block shows you can sequentially piece it.

Layout of this block shows you can sequentially piece it.

More Sunflower piecing tips

Press the seams counterclockwise or clockwise if you are left handed.

Press the seams counterclockwise or clockwise if you are left handed.

Border Tips Part 1

The Lengthwise grain is parallel to the selvage edge.

Border Tips Part 2

Measure out from the fold 7 1/8″ and mark.

Border Tips Part 3

WOW! Look at those corners!

Big Stitch Quilting

Clover Chenille Needles and Valdani Perle Cotton #12

Making a Bias Binding

I cut my binding 1 1/8″ like my friend, Jo Morton.

Binding a Quilt

Poke out the corners to the back side of the quilt.