Author Archives: katyquilts

About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing kids, and a librarian. I have been making traditional quilts for ages but have ventured into art qulting in the last several years. I also love to knit socks and mittens and dye my own fabric. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!

QOV #1

My first Quilt of Valor to quilt this year! This top was pieced by Kathy. Here is the backing. Here is the pattern info. And this is the panto that I used from Urban Elementz . I think this is … Continue reading

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Vintage Tops

I’ve been looking for another vintage top to hand quilt. I bought this one on eBay ages ago. This one is similar, but the edges are hemmed and it shows a lot of wear. I have no idea where it … Continue reading

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Another UFO

This is another UFO that I want to finish this year. These were leftover from this quilt. I used these Accuquilt dies. Though there were enough hexies for a baby quilt, I just needed to cut triangles. Die cutting pieces … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Gather

Little by little… I’m starting to think about hand quilting this. I have a little time to think about it yet. Happy Sunday!

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Dollhouse Chronicles ~ MCM

There was evidence that something was not right…. Clearly, the place had been ransacked. Soon all was put to right and oddly, nothing appeared to have been taken. However, the occupant appears to be suffering from a head injury and … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage 4 Patches

I’m loving how this little bit turned out! I probably should have done more hand quilting, but it works. So many lovely bits of vintage fabric to enjoy! I’m going to be so sad when I use the last of … Continue reading

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This and That Thursday

I’ve got the first Quilt if Valor for the year loaded up. I hope to get this done today and the next one loaded up for tomorrow. With my little boys here last week, I got behind on lots of … Continue reading

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