tula pink 100 modern quilt sampler blocks featuring zen chic fabric for moda fabrics
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book club 2014-2015, Work in progress

May Book Club: the last four sampler blocks

  I cannot believe we are in the last month of the school year and the last month of making our sampler blocks! This month I decided not to choose a theme and just make my favorites of the blocks that I haven't yet made from Tula Pink's City Sampler book, 100 Modern Quilt Blocks. If you are just joining, I have done a monthly series this year, making four blocks from Tula's book each month (see all the posts, Here) and also providing you readers with instructions to make four blocks that I designed (see all the tutorials, Here). I...

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Tula Pink City Sampler six inch quilt blocks, with moda fabric by Sharon McConnell
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book club 2014-2015, Patchwork, Quilting Interest

December Book Club: Strip Blocks

  It's December, and that means time for the Quilters' Book Club. Once again, I chose four blocks from the "100 Modern Quilt Blocks, Tula Pink's City Sampler" book. This month I decided on the theme of Strips and made blocks 58, 63, 64, and 66. When I laid the four out, I realized how cute they look together when you alternate the direction of the stripes in every other block. It would be fun to make a whole sampler quilt with basic blocks like this. These blocks are the simplest I have made so far, and I actually worked on...

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