Although my blog isn’t technically a how-to blog, I have written some how-to posts that might be useful to others. I like to take photos and make detailed notes when I am working on projects, so that I can remember what I did the next time around.
Joining Binding Ends – a neat way to join the ends of quilt binding
Crooked Rail Fence – a slightly off-balance variation of the traditional Rail Fence quilt
Putting It All Together – one method of constructing a quilt top from blocks
In Which I Sew an Apron – making a simple canvas apron to wear when doing messy crafts
Sunshine – a step-by-step post about making quilted Artist Trading Cards
Narrow Strip Piecing and Inchie Edging – a step-by-step post about piecing very narrow strips of fabric, and sewing a satin stitch edging around very small quilts (inchies).
Playing With Wash-away Stabilizer – making grids and things by machine stitching over wash-away stabilizer
Self Portrait: The Avatar Version – using fused applique to recreate a cartoon avatar with fabric
Butterflies and Coneflowers – step-by-step thread sketching
Fabric Collage and Inchie Quilts – inchies are tiny 1 inch by 1 inch quilts that can be used as elements on a larger quilt
Thread Painting a Pear – a step-by-step post about a small thread painting project
Planning the Layout of a Sampler Quilt – how I went about planning the layout of a quilt top
The Sampler Quilt – All Together Now – a continuation of the planning process – calculating the required measurements for the sashings and borders