Woodland Friends Quilt

This is a digital pattern – you will receive the download link in your confirmation email after payment. You’ll keep great company with this family of cute applique woodland friends. Good to Know Assumed knowledge: use of a sewing machine, rotary cutter, ruler, mat and quarter inch seams. Finished size: 150cm x 153.5cm (59” x … Continue reading “Woodland Friends Quilt”

Woodland Friends Quilt

Happy Tuesday everyone! I’m super excited to be able to show you some of my new friends! This is my Woodland Friends quilt, made with Aneela Hoey’s ‘Foxgloves’ & ‘Vignette’ collections on an Essex linen background. It all started with a commission from Popular Patchwork to make an Autumnal/Woodland quilt. I found a picture of … Continue reading “Woodland Friends Quilt”

2019 Online Quilters Meet & Greet

  Hi there, I’m taking part in Victoriana Quilt Designs 2019 Online Quilters Meet & Greet.  A special welcome to those visiting from Benita’s blog and taking part in her annual Meet & Greet Grand Prize Draw!     By way of introduction, I’m Judith of Just Jude Designs.  I’m a Patchwork & Quilting Designer … Continue reading “2019 Online Quilters Meet & Greet”

Harriet Hare Cushion Workshop Finishes

Last Saturday I held the first of 2 ‘Harriet Hare’ Cushion Workshops.     Harriet first came to life when I was designing my Woodland Friends quilt (she’s a particular favourite of mine!).   Then I made a tweed version of Harriet as a gifted cushion for a friend.  I knew then I would have … Continue reading “Harriet Hare Cushion Workshop Finishes”

Saturday Workshops 2019

In classes this week I presented my 2019 (January-April) Saturday workshops. They got a wonderful response, and I’m happy to share them with you here.     So let me tell you a little more about what you can expect in each workshop:     I’ve scheduled again my most popular workshop – Free Motion … Continue reading “Saturday Workshops 2019”

Tweed Hare Cushion

Hi everyone, can you believe we are through April already!!   It’s been an eventful month for me, especially this past week (more on that another day). But as always, there has been lots of sewing!   I have two great friends that I regularly breakfast with.  They have birthdays 2 months apart, and you … Continue reading “Tweed Hare Cushion”

Home Sweet Home Wallhanging

Hello everyone, we are well into Spring here, and the April issues of quilting magazines are hitting the shops!     In keeping with the Spring theme, I designed a birdhouse wallhanging for British Patchwork & Quilting (April issue).     One of the things I love about Spring is the sound of chirping birds … Continue reading “Home Sweet Home Wallhanging”

Tweed Fox Cushion

Do you love to recycle?   I try to do my bit for the environment, but one thing I love to recycle most are textiles.     I’ve had to curtail my fabric hoarding over the years (!!) but tactile textiles like tweed, wool, linen and corduroy I’ll never be without! A donated coat here, … Continue reading “Tweed Fox Cushion”

A Family of Owls!

A lovely ‘owl loving’ friend of mine had her birthday this weekend!     ‘Olive Owl’ first made an appearance in my Woodland Friends quilt last year.  (And I’m currently teaching this quilt in my classes – it’s been so lovely watching a beautiful ‘Parliament of Owls’ appear!)   I adapted the pattern to create … Continue reading “A Family of Owls!”

Easter Table (part 2)!

So, I’m going to completely ignore the impending snow forecast and pretend it is spring and enjoy my narcissus and daffs and the blissfulness of denial!     With just over 2 weeks to Easter, let’s crack on with part 2 of my classroom Easter table.     At the top right hand side of … Continue reading “Easter Table (part 2)!”