09 - Quilter's Motto

Day/Time: Wednesday 8:30 AM
Teacher: Bonnie Quigley & Pat Fuller
Skill Level:  Intermediate
Finished Size:  Pillow - 18" x 18"
                         Lap Quilt - 65" x 65"

Do you wonder why quilters are such fun and happy people?  Because we "Live Life in Full Bloom".  Come and learn how to make Nancy Halvorsen's latest quilt with Bonnie and Pat, the happy quilting sisters.  We'll share some tips and tricks to make just the center square into a positively perfect pillow for your sewing space, one flower square for an equally perfect pillow OR the entire nine squares for a perfectly positive lap quilt for your napping space!

Fabric Requirements:  
Pillow - 20" square white fabric, starched
            18" square fusible web
             10 assorted colorful fabrics for letters (don't need to be bigger than 8" square)

Lap Quilt:
2 7/8 yard white fabric
(3) 2 1/2" coordinating strips for each flower (there are 8 flowers)
8 green prints (Fat 8th) or scraps
7/8 yard binding
18" square fusible web