I'm a Cover Girl :)
was chosen for the cover on the latest edition of
Modern Quilts Unlimited
This is my first time to have
a quilt that I have designed
be featured on a magazine cover.
My friends have suggested I place the cover in a frame
and hang it on my sewing room wall.
(I just may do that :)
The Summer 2014 Edition
hit the News stands
Modern Quilts Unlimited can be ordered online
and is often found in stores like
JoAnns or Barnes and Noble
It's been selling fast at
3 Dudes Quilting in Phoenix
When I checked yesterday
they still had 3 copies left.
This was a fun quilt to design and make.
A great way to use my Kaffe Fassett scraps.
I sent the pictures and pattern into the magazine
months and months ago,
It's so nice to finally see the results.
Rows and rows of Flying Geese
Flying up and down.
Many thanks to my friend
for her help in drawing the diagrams for the pattern
and for also naming the quilt.
Originally I was thinking of calling it
but Denise suggested (and she was correct)
the name Safe Flight
so people would know the quilt
could be made out of any fabric line.
Now that the quilt has been photographed by the publisher,
it is currently on it's way back to my house
and should be arriving any day now.
I'm looking forward to it's return.
Creating a quilt design,
writing the pattern,
sewing the quilt
is a somewhat labor intensive process.
By journey's end the quilt often feels
like a member of the family.
It will be rewarding to