Author Archives: debbiewendt

Two Tip Tuesday on Wednesday

Tips will be short and sweet today. Where do you get color combination inspiration? I love looking at nature. Some of the photos below are different seasons…all the better! #1 – Look to nature for color combinations. #2- Look at … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – How much fabric?

Fabric shopping, yes please! I LOVE to shop for fabric. I like putting quilt ideas together and that includes choosing fabric. Often, I find a fabric or group of fabrics and then decide what to do with them later. If … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – Christmas in July

I have watched many quilt shops advertise their Christmas in July sales. Have you been Christmas fabric shopping? Did you know my Winter Tree-Land is still on the AQS Blog as a free pattern. You can get to my pattern … Continue reading

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Around the Block – US Tour – week 52 – Illinois

The final week is here for the US Tour! Today we have Illinois. A state I’m fond of because it is where my husband was born and raised. I’ve spent many days visiting family in this state! From large cities … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – another challenge revealed

As promised, I have a couple photos of the second Challenge for another guild I belong to. This week you get to see my Red and White Quilt for the Thimble Pleasures Challenge. ONLY Red and White fabrics could be … Continue reading

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Around the Block – US Tour – week 51 – Hawaii

Today we head all the way to Hawaii. This state is on my bucket list…one of these days!! Head over to Applique Quilts and More for their options on the Hawaii block. She has done an bonus block of Guam, … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – one challenge revealed

I promised photos from last week. I can reveal one challenge. The other will be next week. This reveal if for BVHQ (Blackstone Valley Heritage Quilters) Half Squares Challenge. The challenge included making 144 half squares of any size and … Continue reading

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Around the Block – US Tour – week 50 – Montana

We are getting closer to the finish of this US Tour. We still have a couple more states and extras! Today we travel to the beautiful state of Montana. As a kid we took a family vacation to the great … Continue reading

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Two Tip Tuesday – Challenges

I’ve got two guild challenges on my design wall right now. I can’t show you either until their reveal. I’m super excited about both of these! The first guild challenge is half squares. We all made the same number of … Continue reading

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Around the Block – US Tour – week 49 – Wyoming

First, Happy Birthday USA! This week we head “out west” to Wyoming. As a kid we did a camping vacation to this beautiful state. I also had the opportunity to drive all the way across it to go to a … Continue reading

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