Book of the Month 2014

Do you collect quilting books, only to have them sit on the shelf waiting for that 'someday'?
Each month I choose a book, and make a quilt either following a given pattern, or learning a technique to come up with an original.
Hope you are inspired by my book choices!

Click the Start, Progress, Finished links to see more.
                                            November         
Working with large blocks to create great quilts from Supersize 'Em by Debby Kratovil.  


Start
Progress
Silhouette Cutter
Finish
Modern Grace



                                            September
In another effort to use up my stash, I'm working from Sizzling Quilts from a Simple Block by Anita Hallock.

    Start
       Progress
    Quilting
    Finish




                                             August 
Working with batik nickels and the Sunny Lanes pattern in Nickel Quilts by Pat Speth.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1564774163?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creativeASIN=1564774163&linkCode=xm2&tag=quiltfab-20

      Start
      Progress
                                             July
The Quick Curve Ruler and Metro Rings pattern are the spring board for my own creation.
                                                            
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00D02J9P2/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=211189&creative=373489&creativeASIN=B00D02J9P2&link_code=as3&tag=quiltfab-20&linkId=WXGS2E2N7HJBSMIT
                       



                                             June
Sparking my creativity with Diamond Chain Quilts by Barbara Cline.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1607057530/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=211189&creative=373489&creativeASIN=1607057530&link_code=as3&tag=quiltfab-20&linkId=SJMLTVB2A4FLY6BF

   Start
   Progress
     Finish










                                                                                           May
Some fun pinwheel blocks from Learn to Be a Wacky Pinwheel Wizard by Linda Causee!
http://www.amazon.com/Learn-be-Wacky-Pinwheel-Quilting-Wizard/dp/159012006X/ref=as_li_tf_til?tag=quiltfab-20&linkCode=w00&linkId=AYCG3LF2Y35UBHAZ&creativeASIN=159012006X
 
  Start
  Progress
  Finish


 
                                             April
To deal with the scraps generated from the diamonds, I'm looking to 15 Minutes of Play by Victoria Findlay Wolfe for inspiration!
http://www.amazon.com/minutes-Play-Improvisational-Quilts-Made-Fabric-ebook/dp/B00BQA3VWW/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_til?tag=quiltfab-20&linkCode=w00&creativeASIN=B00BQA3VWW

  Start
  Progress
  Finish

   






                                             March
Inspired by the diamond banners of the Olympics, I've chosen Diamond Quilts and Beyond by Jan Krentz.
http://www.amazon.com/Diamond-Quilts-Beyond-Dazzling-Designs/dp/1571202404/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_til?tag=quiltfab-20&linkCode=w00&creativeASIN=1571202404

 Start
 Progress 1
 Progress 2


 


                                             February
Beautiful quilts, beautiful quilting in Judi Madsen's Quilting Wide Open Spaces.
http://www.amazon.com/dp/160460106X?tag=quiltfab-20&camp=0&creative=0&linkCode=as1&creativeASIN=160460106X&adid=0679W1NRR0BC6RKJJDP2

 Start
 Progress
 Finish                                        

                                             January
Bargello Quilts with a Twist by Maggie Ball is this month's feature.  I liked the technique so much I did two!
http://www.amazon.com/dp/0896895971?tag=quiltfab-20&camp=0&creative=0&linkCode=as1&creativeASIN=0896895971&adid=1C9NYARCP5ZJCFVZ8PQM

Start
Progress 
Finish 






Blue Bayou Finish



Blue Blockus Finish

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