Monthly Archives: May 2013

Cabin Wheels

The Art of Quilting blocks did not include Log Cabins, and I felt ready for the challenge of Log Cabin blocks. So I designed this pinwheel variation of Log Cabin as my first hanging “art” quilt. I’m very happy with … Continue reading

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Polvorones – Walnut Cookies

1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, at room temperature 1/2 cup sugar 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup chopped walnuts 1/2 cup powdered sugar, plus more for rolling 1/2 tsp vanilla (optional) shake of cinnamon for rolling (optional) Using an … Continue reading

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More Art of Quilting Blocks

These are probably the trickiest blocks I’ve ever made. I struggled with squares that have the diagonal, and as you can see, those turned out quite a bit smaller than the patch blocks. I ended up rearranging the two blocks … Continue reading

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