Category: stitching

Six five-square strips

Fun to line these all up together. The “blue banana” kind of jumps out at me! I could put some appliqué on others here and there. But the next step is the sixty (arrrggh!)...

A few squares

I seem to be finding a lot of comfort in stitching cloth scraps into squares. Nevertheless it can get a little boring. I’m exploring variations such as piecing two scraps together before stitching the...

Days passing

Somehow the days are passing. I hit on this edge motif for the solar ritual cloth, a row of one-inch squares in black and white topped with a colorful seasonal line of two-inch squares....

One, two, four

Having fun with one-inch squares and pairings. The pairings wanted to turn into squares, probably because of the shared blues.

Best Wishes block

I stitched this up quickly from components already available. It’s a joy to have materials on hand that can so easily come together. The piecing techniques all came from Jude Hill, at Spiritcloth.

Fours of July

A cold and gloomy day. A day of subdued reflection. Taking joy in bringing some order to these colors and shapes.

Solar system

An overcast day, an excuse to stay inside and play with puzzle pieces. Also, I’ve finished stitching a hem around these four solar phase circles, so trying out more design ideas. This is a...