Angela’s Favorite Quilts from Grand Rapids 2016

See some of Angela Huffman's favorite quilts on display at AQS Quilt Week Grand Rapids 2016

I love traveling, so getting to travel to talk to people about quilting and see beautiful quilts is probably the best thing in the world. Last week I was in Grand Rapids, Michigan for AQS Quilt Week, and there were lots of quilts I wanted to share with you. But first, I wanted to share something […]

Strips Become Log Cabins in Surprising Ways

Angela Huffman, APQS dealer, quilts modern and wonky log cabins

We are constantly thinking about the different units that we use in piecing; squares, half square triangles, triangles, rectangles, hexagons, and strips. The poor strip is just that – a strip who hasn’t been made into anything yet! The strip just sits there waiting to be cut up into smaller pieces. Except when the lowly strip […]

Karee’s Modern Log Cabin

Karee made a black and white log cabin for her teenaged grand daughter. Quilter Angela Huffman added a fun all over Daisy pantograph. - QuiltedJoy.com

Did everyone have a great holiday? Now that Christmas has passed, I can really start sharing photos of all the quilts I’ve been working on the past couple of months. My next several customer quilt posts will all be from Karee. You might remember her sampler quilts I shared with you last month. This modern log […]

Jan’s Modern Quilt

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Jan made this quilt top for her daughter out of some really gorgeous modern fabrics. Don’t you love how the large pieces really allow the fabric design to be the star of this quilt? She chose an all over, edge to edge pantograph called “Nicko” for this top. It adds texture to the top without […]

Quilting Kathy’s Modern Quilt

I haven’t yet found peace with modern quilting. Don’t get me wrong. I love the piecing part of modern quilting. It is the actual quilting part that I’m trying to define for myself. This is Kathy’s modern quilt for her daughter that she asked me to finish for her. I really like the piecing pattern. […]