How to make a Sail Boat Block with 2 1/2″ strips & squares – Quilting Tips & Techniques 162

This video shows how to make a Sail Boat block using 2 1/2″ strips & squares.

The block measures 8 1/2″ so will be a finished 8″ block.

 

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Teaching at Quilters Haven over 3 days

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I am thrilled to have been teaching at Karin Hellaby’s shop, Quilters Haven, in Suffolk, UK, where I spent 3 delicious days showing delightful ladies how to make some of my quilts! Apart from the teaching, the shop is full of tempting delicacies that it would simply be wrong to refuse to enjoy!

We were working on That Japanese Doll Quilt,

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and Sail Away

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and Hot Dogs!

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Thank you everyone for coming and doing such a good job, people traveled from far and wide to attend, even as far as Scotland – wow! I am always so excited to see my quilt designs in other peoples colour choices and ideas, thank you, and also to Karin for hosting me so well, such a great time.

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How to make a Road to California block using 2 1/2″ squares – Quilting Tips & Techniques 161

This video shows how to make a Road to California patchwork block using 2 1/2″ squares. Makes a block that measures 6 1/2″ square, so finishes as a 6″ block.

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Life Afloat! Sewing on a Boat! – Quilting Tips & Techniques 160

This video shows my Studio Afloat! on board a wide beam narrow boat in the UK for a period of time, plus some environmental shots. Where do you like to quilt?

 

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How to make a Shoo Fly block using 2 1/2″ squares – Quilting Tips & Techniques 159

This video shows how to make a Shoo Fly block using 2 1/2″ squares. The block measures 6 1/2″ so will be a finished 6″ block.

 

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How to make a Churn Dash block using 2 1/2″ squares – Quilting Tips & Techniques 158

This video shows how to make a Churn Dash block using 2 1/2″ squares. The block measures 6 1/2″ so will be a finished 6″ block. I have used a delicious small stripe in the block!

 

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