Joanne’s Harley Davidson T-shirt Quilt

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What do you collect when you travel? Joanne's friend collects Harley Davidson shirts and asked her to make him a T-shirt quilt. Here's how I quilted it!

Can you imagine having the opportunity of traveling the world? What souvenir would you buy to commemorate each of those destinations? Some buy snow globes, or magnets, or postcards. One gentleman bought Harley Davidson t-shirts. In total, he collected over fifty of these shirts but lacked any way of displaying them. That is where Joanne…

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Would You Like to Learn How to Make a T-shirt Quilt?

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T-shirt quilts are such a special way to showcase memories from the activities and special events you’ve taken part in over the years. It’s time to elevate those shirts from high school, college, work or anywhere else by turning them into a quilt! On Saturday March 31 I’ll be teaching a hands on T-shirt Quilt…

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Learn to Make a T-shirt Quilt!

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You’ve got tons of T-shirts, or maybe your kids of grandkids do. You can’t bear to throw them out, but you don’t really have a reason to keep them. Sounds like it’s time to make a T-shirt quilt! T-shirt quilts are a special way to showcase memories from all those activities & special events. Elevate…

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A Quilt Fit for a Soccer Star

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Sue asked me to quilt this awesome soccer jersey quilt! I was so impressed with the way she played with the sashing and cornerstones, and how she cut some of the jerseys in really surprising ways.

What’s the perfect gift for a soccer star who has it all? A T-shirt quilt made with their jerseys of course! What do you think of Sue’s Soccer Jersey quilt? I love the black and white sashing and cornerstones. The nine-patch blocks remind me of the pattern on a traditional soccer ball. Isn’t that clever? At…

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Judy’s Cycling T-shirt Quilt

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T-Shirt Quilt

Recently Judy dropped off this massive T-shirt quilt for quilting. There’s 30 shirts in the top and each shirt was cut into about a 12″ square. As you can see from the pictures, most of these shirts are from cycling events. And some of the events are from around the world, including this one from…

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T-Shirt Quilt Camp – Wrap-Up!

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Barb shows off the finished T-shirt quilt she made during the T-shirt Quilt Camp at Quilted Joy

On Saturday, our fearless adventurers finished up their T-shirt quilts on the third day of T-Shirt Quilt Camp.  In their first session, they learned how to use the heat press to stabilize their T-shirts, then selected a layout for their tops.  In the second session, they cut out sashings and borders and assembled much of…

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A Heartfelt Gift of a T-Shirt Quilt

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Jamie's T-shirt quilt for her niece, Kelsey, blends a wonderful selection of T-shirts with creative sashing and a lovely backing fabric in a heartfelt gift.

Jamie recently made this T-shirt quilt for her niece, Kelsey.  You can tell from the shirts that Kelsey has been very active in dance and musical theater.  I also got a kick out of the Gryffindor and Harry Potter shirt!  But wait – we can also see track and soccer and U.S. Space Camp T-shirts, as well…

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Back to School? Time for T-Shirt Quilts!

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Come to T-shirt quilt camp and learn how to turn that pile of old T-shirts into a wonderful quilt, a little piece of home that is full of memories!

Do you have a loved one leaving for college or for a new apartment?  Make them a quilt from their favorite T-shirts so they can take a little bit of home with them wherever they go! On Sat. July 30, Sat. August 6, and Sat. August 13 Liz Kodner will host a T-shirt quilt camp in…

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Joanne’s Travel Shirts Quilt

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Joanne's Travel Shirts Quilt, quilted by Angela Huffman

T-shirt quilts can tell you a lot about a person – their hobbies, work, or favorite sports teams.  One quick glance at Joanne’s quilt and I could tell right away this quilt belongs to someone well traveled.  There are shirts from Montana, Route 66, Little Bighorn Battlefield, the National Aquarium, and so much more.  I love…

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