Friday, June 16, 2017

Quilts By Marlene Sexton

Marlene Sexton, pictured here, has a few of her quilts on display at Tumbleweed!

Marlene is frequently found in our classroom attending one of Nancy's classes!  

Stop in to see her quilts soon!!

Friday, May 26, 2017

Closed Monday May 29

It's Memorial Day Weekend!! Tumbleweed will be closed on Monday, May 29.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Bright Quilts!

Kathryn Butterworth had a couple of quilt top she made to show us!!  
First is this blue and white baby quilt,

Kathryn used Kaffe Fassett Spots in this bright quilt!!

and next is this one with bright Kaffe spots and stripes!!

Marcia Brown brought in this scrappy quilt top made out of Kaffe Fassett fabrics!!  

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Closed For Mother's Day

Tumbleweed is closed today in honor of Mother's Day!  Have a good one!!

Quilts by Mary Hamblin!

This month we have quilts made by Mary Hamblin hanging in our display area!!  Be sure to stop in in the next couple of weeks to see them!!

Monday, May 8, 2017


Judy brought in this quilt that she found in her barn - a 1768 historic cape house in Hingham!

She has had it for 30 years - it holds a special place in her family's history.

Barbara LeBlanc has an UFO done!! (just needs binding)  She had it machine quilted by Liz Devlin.  Lots of beautiful hand appliqué to admire in this quilt!!!

Janet Fitzgerald was in class with Adele Scott and showed us her snow scene wallhanging!!

Click the picture to see it larger!! It is beautifully thread painted!! It it absolutely gorgeous!!!

Sunday, April 23, 2017

New Fabrics!!!!

The new Laurel Burch has arrived!!  It's called Mythical Jungle from Clothworks Fabric and it is beautiful!!

The new Me and You Designer batiks from Hoffman have arrived!!  These were designed by Melissa Aviernos!!!  I love this line!! 

Really cute little Christmas prints called Sugar Plum by Bunny Hill Designs from Moda are here!!  

Kaffe Fassett has added four new dot prints to his line!!  I love dots!!

There are also new colors and prints from Kaffe and also the Kaffe Collective!!

Come in and see them all!! There's more to see in the shop!!!

Take a Look!!

Mary Collari has this UFO Blast From The Past to finish up!!  She came across it and realized it didn't need much work to complete it and decided to do it!! Yay for a finished UFO!!  
 Rollende Hutchinson made this double Irish chain quilt - machine pieced and hand quilted - to donate to the Boston Shamrock Adaptive Hockey Team!!

Marlene Sexton, shown holding her sister Laurel's "Northwoods Quilt", convinced Laurel to come to Tumbleweed with her to attend classes taught by Nancy Harmon!  She made this quilt for her daughter!

She has created a monster, Laurel (shown below) has now finished her second quilt called "Bright Winter Day" and is ready to start another!!!

Thursday, April 20, 2017

More Quilts!

Tricia Curry had three quilts for us to see last week!! The first one she used batiks!

This one is for a male family member!  I think he will love it!!

Tricia used a jelly roll of fabric by Denyse Schmidt for this one!

Betsy Nadeau made an ombre effect with her's!  Nice and bright!

Diana Marshall made a fish quilt!  She is lucky enough to have some of the older Kaffe fish fabric left!!  Perfect Summer quilt!!

Dot Hanson's "Over the River and Through the Woods" quilt is finished!!  She hand embroidered the three white sections!! 

Here's a closer look!! Beautiful!!!!

Saturday, April 8, 2017


Judy Manley brought these in to show us -
A batik flowers quilt!

A batik stars quilt top!

Her purse and a Camden Bag!  She has been busy trying to make a quilt for each of her five children!

Judy Embleton made this quilt from a pattern in a Kaffe Fassett book and used fabrics by Kaffe Fassett!  

Mary Lou MacFadyen made this Spring quilt!  Now if only the weather would cooperate!!

Thursday, March 23, 2017

JayBird Quilts Patterns

This month we are featuring quilts made using patterns from Jaybird Quilts!

Cinnamon Bun

Set Sail


Trail Mix



Mini Tiny Dancer

Mini Tiny Dancer