Working on a Birthday Quilt

For about the past week or so, I have been making a small quilt for my mother’s 80th birthday. Just a rather smallish lap-sized quilt. The idea, based on food, came to me while sitting in a restaurant. My mother is mostly wheelchair bound, other than short walks around the apartment she shares with my father. So this quilt is something she could keep on her lap while in her.. Read More

The piggy pillow is done!

I made this pillow for a friend of mine who is going away to college this month. I hope she likes it. It was a challenging paper-pieced pattern, that I found here.