Free pattern: Memorial Day quilt block

BHG Memorial Day quilt

Interlocking flag blocks – Better Homes and Garden

We are celebrating Memorial Day here in the U.S., so in honor of this national holiday, I’m sharing some patriotic-themed patterns throughout the day. First up is this interlocking flags block from … Read More...

Wedding plans include a quilt

CanoeRidge_WeddingQuilt

Engaged. That’s the news Megan of Canoe Ridge Creations shared with her readers today. And, as part of the celebration, she’s making her first Double Wedding Ring quilt. This fall the knot is tied, so I think her color choices … Read More...

Free Pattern – Green Dragon

crochet-dragon

It’s hard to find patterns for dolls or toys that are not pink and doll like. I know you’re going to say that I am stereotyping kids but actually I am not because my daughter hates pink and would much … Read More...

Freebie: Gnome Digital Stamp

Freebie: Gnome Digital Stamp

I love garden gnomes, I have several around my yard. The Dearie Dolls blog has this sweet girl holding a gnome digital stamp to download for free, you can get a color version or black and white to color yourself, … Read More...

Inspiration and Freebie: African Scene

Inspiration and Freebie: African Scene

Holy cow! How amazing is this African campsite scene? Laura Carson made this fantastic diorama using images from collage sheets along with small paper mache’ boxes and tins for the trunks. She’s got lots of photos on her blog along … Read More...

3 Ways to Thwart Inner Critic

Thwart Inner Critic PDF and VideoA creator using paint and paper, Carolyn, of A Colorful Journey, offers up three of her favorite tips for stopping her inner critic. She shares these with anyone who signs up for her newsletter. I just did, and I have … Read More...