Monday, November 23, 2015

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner!

Okay - no chicken dinner, but we do have a great magazine for three of our lucky posters

They Are:

Karen Thurn
Anna Brown
Dody -dMac

Congratulations and Happy Thanksgiving!!

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Once again our wonderful friends at Quiltmaker have invited us to be part of their 100 Blocks blog hop.  This is Volume 12 and our block is #1105!  

I was learning how to Zentangle when I did this block.   Kinda reminded me of that process.

Just add a quick 3" border to make a great pillow top.

Or make it up in red for a Christmas or Valentines pillow

Turn it into a wall-hanging by adding some simple blocks for borders.

Now for the fun part!!  We will be giving away a 100 Blocks Volume 12 to three lucky winners

Just leave a comment on our blog and your e-mail so we can contact you.   Once we know our winners we will post them here on our blog and will contact you via e-mail to get your mailing address. 

Thanks for stopping by!!

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

New York New York - Step Out Photos

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Monday, May 11, 2015

We have some Winners!

Okay - we are all winners - but these are the folks that get the prizes.  We've decided to add one more prize to the mix.    We will be giving away one more Quiltmaker 100 Blocks Volume 11!  I listed a partial of your email so you know it's you.   I will be contacting you shortly via email to get your addresses.

Congratuations go to :

Fat Quarters, Quiltmaker, plus Pattern - Bella
Quiltmaker plus Pattern - Cecelia
Quiltmaker plus Pattern - Jennifer 36
Quiltmaker - Annie - amgmail

The magazine is on news stands now and we highly recommend this issue.  So many great blocks and so many ideas!!!

Friday, May 8, 2015

Quiltmaker 100 Blocks Volume 11 Blog Tour 

Meet our girl Hippolina.  She is block number 1053 on page 38.  She makes me giggle!
She was on a recent safari when someone snapped this Polaroid shot!

Being the photogenic girl that she is (as well as an outgoing hippo) she gathered a gaggle of her friends for Portraits of Jungle Things.

We blew her up a bit to a 14" block and added some borders to create this  40" x 56" quilt.  A twin size version is included in the pattern, plus pillows!
Check us out!  New Whistlepig Patterns

Now for the Prizes!!!

Just leave a comment and your e-mail address below

Grand Prize!  A fat quarter bundle of Jungle Things our newest line for RJR Fabrics plus a Portraits of Jungle Things Pattern plus a copy of Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks Volume 11

Two Runner Up Prizes
(Darn near as good!)
A Portraits of Jungle Things Pattern plus a copy of Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks Volume 11

Very Important Information

In order to get the prize to you, we have to be able to contact you.  It is very important that you give us your e-mail address.  If we don't have it we have to skip to the next person - and we don't want to do that!!!  This is great stuff!  
You are welcome to spell out your e-mail or use some "code characters" that helps avoid spam fishers.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

I Love Quiltmaker 100 Blocks!

Perhaps I have said it before!  Join Us Tomorrow for our turn in the blog tour.  There will be prizes.
We are in Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks 

Monday, April 13, 2015

Good Things Are Heading Our Way!

Fabric arrival day is my favorite day.  After the drawings have been put away for a while and the actual fabric arrives I am totally reinvigorated! 

We are so so so excited about our new line for RJR Fabrics.  Ink Blossoms Two has got the most delicious colors.  We think this fabric will make wonderful bags, terrific quilts, super household d├ęcor.  Even the Butterfly print would be absolutely darling for a little girls flirt skirt!  Due out in Quilt Stores this summer.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

We Love Quiltmaker!

We love Quilt Maker Magazine!!  We adore the staff there and the projects and the quality and everything else that makes up this wonderful magazine.  Oh - and incidentally, they have featured one of our quilts... Ted Turtle!  Which just happens to be made from our Boutique Brights for RJR fabrics.  Yup - it is a good day at Whistlepig Creek!