Category Archives: pillows

A New Pillow from Leftovers!

A New Pillow from Leftovers!

Hooray! I’ve got a new pillow for my couch in the front room, made with the leftovers from Elmer the Patchwork Elephant!  I had fun with this new free motion quilting pattern, sort of a squared off stipple: I love that those fun patchwork squares found a new life!!! Continue Reading

New Indigo Dyed Pillows, with Glue Resist Patterns Inspired by African Mud Cloth Designs

New Indigo Dyed Pillows, with Glue Resist Patterns Inspired by African Mud Cloth Designs

Tadah! I got these finished just in time to tag them and pack up for the show that starts Friday night! I’m really loving the texture of these!!! I learned that white quilting really accentuated these when making the new Cross Body Leather Strap bags so I quilted these pillows that way too: Now I’ve… Continue Reading

Complete | A Big Improv Pillow

Complete | A Big Improv Pillow

I’ve been working on a large improv pillow, I wanted to have something to show the ladies in my Free Motion Machine Sketching class how to sketch on a quilt. So this improv cabin with lots of negative space was the perfect space for some funky allium flowers: The pillow form I have is a… Continue Reading