Renter Roundup for September

image of a quilt with a center illustration of Snoopy for the Peanuts comics on his red dog house surrounded by lots of color

We love our renters. They bring in such lovely quilts. The one downfall for me is after seeing all these lovely quilts I now have a long list of quilts that I have to make now. I don’t know if it’s the colors or the piecing that draws my eyes more. You can tell me exactly what […]

Floral Quilts are Blooming!

Margie's floral quilt was a gift for a young woman going through chemotherapy

Flowers are blooming here at Quilted Joy. Floral motifs are so popular with fabric designers, so it is not uncommon for us to see many beautiful quilts sporting a floral design. They can be as unique and elegant as there are unique and elegant blossoms in the world. Here are a handful of some of […]

Judy’s One Block Wonder Quilt

Judy asked me to quilt her beautiful One Block Wonder Quilt with a floral edge to edge quilting design. Take a look at how I quilted this gorgeous quilt.

You have to take a look at Judy’s luscious One Block Wonder quilt! Isn’t it gorgeous? I like how Judy placed the boldest and brightest fabrics in the center of her quilt and gradually worked out to darker and simpler combinations. It gave her quilt a focal point that allows the eye to slowly travel […]

Our Renters Tackle Custom Quilting

One Block Wonder Quilt

During all of our longarm rentals, we provide renters with their choice of Omni thread and paper pantographs. For the majority of our renters that’s exactly what they want to finish their quilts. But there are some folks who want to do a little more with their quilting. For some, the pantographs are too constricting […]