I hope you have been well this week. It’s been a hustling and bustling kind of week for me. I am trying to get a bunch of things take care of this week and next so that I can spend the rest of the summer with Miss Baby before she goes back to school.
I want to make mention of the following two magazine features before too much time passes…
My Rainbow quilt reminds me of one of my favorite passages from the Bible in Genesis 9:12-16. I have always loved this very comforting and assuring passage, ever since I was really young.
12 And God said, “This is the sign of the covenant I am making between me and you and every living creature with you, a covenant for all generations to come: 13 I have set my rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between me and the earth. 14 Whenever I bring clouds over the earth and the rainbow appears in the clouds, 15 I will remember my covenant between me and you and all living creatures of every kind. Never again will the waters become a flood to destroy all life. 16 Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth.”
My Heart At Home is a trans-continental collaboration where I did the design, and quilters in Australia made the quilt happen to send to the editor. Quilters are truly some of the sweetest people I know.
You might remember the preview of this Christmas quilt of mine… this quilt will be featured in Australian Quilters Companion before the year ends. I would really encourage you to be a subscriber (even if electronic – USD10.96 for 8 issues) because this magazine is amazing! Click here for subscription information. Right now, I think they are offering a 20% off subscription.
Alrightie, Friends…. I shall key off for now. It’s going to be busy for the next few days for me, as it has been for me the past couple of weeks. Come back tomorrow if you are following the Mystery Sew/Quilt Along. I hope you have had fun with that. I certainly have. So I have to fly for now. Have a great weekend!
My 2016 Line-up
Note: You may click here for the exhaustive list of my published work.
American Patchwork & Quilting 2016 Calendar: In Your Corner
Australian Quilters Companion (Issue 79): Little House on the Hill
Australian Quilters Companion (Issue 80): My Heart At Home
Fons and Porter Love of Quilting (March/April 2016): Constellation of Stars
Fons and Porter Easy Quilts (Summer 2016): Estelle
Fons and Porter Easy Quilts (Fall 2016): Rainbow
Fons and Porter Scrap Quilts (Summer 2016): Pinwheel Parade
McCall’s Quick Quilts (December 2015/January 2016): Rows of Roses
McCall’s Quick Quilts (February/March 2016): Early Birds
McCall’s Quilting (January/February 2016): Sherbet Stars
Quiltmaker (May/June 2016): Lavender Love
Quiltmaker (July/August 2016): Dawnstar
Quilters Newsletter (April/May 2016): Tartan Links
Quilts and More (Summer 2016): Tutu Cute
January: Star Dust using Brittany (Benartex)