‘Squadron Leader’: the minis

'Squadron Leader' baby quilt pattern by Granny Maud's Girl

When I made my first prototype aeroplane blocks for Little Island Quilting’s Soy Amado project, I had a little accident: I cut the wing on one aeroplane too big. I blame my new ruler and my unfamiliarity with its markings, … Continue reading

More humidicrib quilts

Nine-patch humidicrib quilt

Two years ago (I was shocked to realise it has been that long), I decided to start a new quilt from scraps. I had planned to make at least one block each month as part of my Bee, Myself and … Continue reading

Bye-bye, baby

Humidicrib quilts made by Granny Maud’s Girl

Bye-bye, baby quilts. The last binding on the last humidicrib quilt has been sewn on, and they have all gone to the coordinator of my quilting association’s community quilts program to be taken to the hospitals’ neonatal units. I promised … Continue reading

Castles, pandas and balloons

Balloon quilt from Snapshots quilt-along

It is August, the eighth month, and I have eight humidicrib quilts finished – one for each month this year. Hurrah! In an earlier post, I wrote about finishing the castle and panda quilt tops. Since then, I have quilted and bound those two … Continue reading