Mardi Gracias

A nice treat on MardiGras to see my Lucky Needlecase in CutLoosePress’s Facebook post. Lucky Needlecase is a great excuse to practice a new quilting style–matchstick or other tight quilting looks great in this small scale project.  Do you practice on purpose?  I typically practice with a solid color and interesting backing.  The solid helps me learn and the fun side is forgiving! This nice Hoffman Batik tricks the eye – see my lines aren’t actually perfect! Ask your local quilts shop to … Continue reading Mardi Gracias