The Quilt Rambler Patterns

Summer Series Fab Four: The Big Reveal

Introducing: https://youtu.be/ZtWeTX6_Elo Summer Series Fab Four Original Designs by The Quilt Rambler Companion patterns for Studio 180 Design tools: Star 60®, Four Patch Square Up®, Tucker Trimmer II® and the Quilter’s Magic Wand®. Cover quilts are made with Island Batik fabrics. Stay tuned this week as I pretend to be Paul Harvey with "the rest… Continue reading Summer Series Fab Four: The Big Reveal

The Quilt Rambler Patterns

Summer Series Fab Four: Coming Soon

Oh, my goodness! I am beyond excited! I can’t wait to reveal my “Summer Series Fab Four”  What’s that you ask? For the past four months, count them, FOUR MONTHS, I’ve been behind the scenes developing four, count them, FOUR, new designs that I am bursting to share with you! Hold tight - all will… Continue reading Summer Series Fab Four: Coming Soon

Ramble 'N Sew, Rambling On, Studio 180 Design, Tutorial

Let’s Talk Star 60 – Tutorial

This weekend I decided to “take off” from my deadline sewing/quilting and just play in the studio – which is technically still sewing, but it’s sewing without an obligation or the pressure to finish something. In year’s past I would take as much of the month of July off for personal sewing…almost out of month… Continue reading Let’s Talk Star 60 – Tutorial

Island Batik Fabrics, Quilt Rambler Patterns, Studio 180 Design

River Valley – Simply Celebrate

Ah summertime! Don’t you just dream of tropical vacations or perhaps a walk along a shady cool riverbed? These two images may seem a little disconnected to you, but both come to mind as I’ve spent half my adult life either living in the foothills of the Tennessee Smokey Mountains or near the Texas Gulf… Continue reading River Valley – Simply Celebrate

Current Worldview, Quilting Cruise, Quilting with The Rambler & The Redneck, Rambling On

Not According to Plan

It is with a heavy heart that I made the decision to cancel my Onboard Quilting Excursion!™ for the November 2020 Quilting with The Rambler & The Redneck event. Our cruise attendees have been notified. (Please check your email for the cruise newsletter and helpful link.) It's not easy to let go of a dream,… Continue reading Not According to Plan

In The Quilt Rambler Studio, Quilt Rambler Patterns, Spring Quilt Market

Designing A Quilt Pattern from Concept to Print

I have always loved geometry, in fact I fondly remember the joy of making a reference notebook in 5th grade drawing the different shapes, adding all the formulas on how to find the perimeter, area, angles of triangles, and such that pertained to each shape, complete with colored pencil drawings. It was a masterpiece. I wish… Continue reading Designing A Quilt Pattern from Concept to Print