Discussing machine embroidery · New Designs

creating more Pamela’s Joy Quilt blocks

I am currently finishing off the second set of Pamela's Joy Quilt blocks and have been giving a great deal of thought to how best they can be stitched out, joined and completed. Several of you have asked me what my preferred method is, and at present I am developing my own unique system for all the quilt blocks at Graceful… Continue reading creating more Pamela’s Joy Quilt blocks

Discussing machine embroidery · Projects

creating Pamela’s Joy Quilt blocks

I recently put the finishing touches to my first batch of quilt blocks based on elements from the Pamela's Joy collection. These comprise of small flowers and satin ribbons, and some lace types links for a special feature. I have taken this opportunity to test out several types of batting in readiness for a up and coming… Continue reading creating Pamela’s Joy Quilt blocks

Inspirational

The Festival Of Quilts at NEC, Birmingham, UK

I was very privileged to attend this marvellous event last month. Having never made a full size quilt myself I knew this would be visit where I would be challenged and inspired. Walking into the huge halls filled with incredible quilts was quite overwhelming. Where to start I wondered? Then there were rows and rows… Continue reading The Festival Of Quilts at NEC, Birmingham, UK