Paint Chip Challenge Show & Tell

Darcy: Made four January star blocks using leftover fabric from her Feathers quilt and the February block using Hawaiian fabrics

Kim: Colorful – the block looks like a flower

Janice: Looks like forget-me-knots

Linda Delaplain: Used shamrock fabrics and is trying to use theme fabrics each month

Denise: Used a pale blue hombre making it look watercolor-ish

Linda Dye: More Hawaiian scraps

Show and tell: Paint Chip challenge

Susan: Colors were two shades of blue

Block is not yet completed but has put together fabrics that include using bottom of old towel which is stained so will dye, possibly with tea

Kim: Colors were lime green and cadet blue

Made a placemat with seashell fabric on the back

Janice: Colors were red and dark blue

Has fabric pulled fabrics but has not yet finished the project

Darcy: Colors were yellow and grey blue

Made an 18x24 mat that includes words from a previous project

Linda Delaplain: Colors were red and blue

Used cork print fabric to make a pinwheel block 30”x30”

Ken: – Colors were dark charcoal and orange

Made a table runner with five orange stars

Denise: Colors were light blue and coral

Made an applique vase of flowers with a bird

Missy: Colors were blue gray and yellow

Making a baby quilt with diagonal stripes

Glenna: Colors were light aqua and plum

WIP table runner 16”x40” ‘Seaside’ Jaybird pattern

Sorrel: Colors were gold and blue

Had fabrics pulled a few years ago and matched almost perfectly to make the “Looper” Quilt by Miss Make 80”x100”

It was quilted by Nela (pantograph pattern is called 'Modernish')

Jackie: Colors were blue and raspberry

Made a table topper which included wool appliqué

Jenny B: Colors were purple and rosy red

Made a pillow with a center star

Anne: Colors were teal green and purple

Made a zippered pouch ‘Stand up Sit Bag’

Nela: Colors were blue and yellow

Made a pillow using Maywood fabrics. The pattern is a long-stemmed flower and was quilted on the long arm.

Pat: Colors were pink and green

Made a coiled rope basket with added beads on the side. To make the coils Pat cut strips 1” wide on the bias and wrapped around clothes line rope

Bonnie: Colors were red and plum

Made a queen-sized quilt with stripes and only used the two colors of the chips and it was quilted on the long arm by Ken

March Show and Tell:


Red white blue quilt with a Modern Medallion star in the middle for her sister’s partner who is a Vietnam vet

Purple and green quilt with lavender print fabric

Linda Delaplain:

Lap quilt with fabric purchased in TN

Missouri Star pattern lap quilt

Darcy: Lake to lodges pattern with blue grunge and gray which was a gift

to her step mom. The back has leftover strips


Showed the chicken pin cushion which we can make together on our virtual sew day on March 20th

A quilt for BFF Laura who loves jewelry so quilt is beads using the Sew Kind of Wonderful ruler to stitch

Sunflower print quilt for is for a niece who loves sunflowers. The Panto is a sunflower as well (Urban Elements)

Jenny B:

Heart 12’ square Fat Quarter Shop free vblock

Shamrock mug rug


Tiny house (3” finished block) scrappy quilt which will have about 100 houses when finished

Postcard swap 4x6 EVQ of spring

Baby quilt made from a charm pack

Nela: Finished the “Parallel Universe” mystery quilt, a six week project that began in January. The three designers were Ebony Love from Love Bug Studios, Gyleen Fitzgerald, and Latifah Saafir