Jodi’s Blue Starry Sampler

Jodi made a beautiful blue, green, and gold sampler quilt and asked me to quilt it for her. We looked at her fabrics for inspiration to choose the perfect edge to edge design.

Samplers are a type of quilt that has been around for a while. Originally, before there were books of patterns and the internet, women would stitch together a single block…

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Variety is the Spice of Life

Melanie's memorial quilt made with her dad's shirts and fabrics that reminded her of him.

The great thing about quilting is that you never have to make the same quilt twice. Even when you mean to, they will often grow and develop into different designs.…

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The Color of Quilts

Chevron Quilt

Besides stitching, there is real beauty in a quilt when you look at color and what fabrics were chosen to complete an effect. We have the pleasure of seeing all…

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Mountain Memories

Karee's abstract sampler quilt. Longarm quilting by Angela Huffman with the Lake Susan Pantograph - QuiltedJoy.com

Karee was practicing with triangles when she made this abstract sampler quilt. If you look closely you can see some familiar blocks, like pinwheels and friendship stars, stretched out and…

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Karee’s Sampler Quilts

Longarm quilter Angela Huffman added a simple meander to Karee's two sampler quilts.

Karee was busy this summer and fall working on quilts for Christmas. These two sampler or block of the month quilts were two of five(!) quilts I quilted for her…

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Mystery Quilt Part 2

Here’s some more shots from the Mystery sampler quilt I just finished up for a client. Be sure to click over and see the first post about this quilt for…

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Mystery Sampler Quilt Part 1

I have a number of really great quilt shops in my area. I’m fortunate that I get to quilt many of the tops created in classes that they offer. This…

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Sleepy Field of Flowers

Floral Sampler Quilt

This quilt is from a new client and it reminds me of a sleepy field of flowers. Its watercolor palate is very calming, isn’t it?          …

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