Mama Gypsy Quilting! Final Post!

It has been fun posting about my Mama Gypsy, and the QAL that y'all participated in. It has been so great to see the projects and finished quilt tops in my Mama Gypsy Group

The above photo is a picture of the bonus HST quilt that I made with the leftover half-square triangles from Mama Gypsytop. I had a lot of fun putting the scraps together and creating this fun design. I also loved quilting it...
September 19, 2019 by Judi

Mama Gypsy QAL Week 4 - Final Row & Border!!

(Block 13)
Week 4 and final assembly of your own Mama Gypsy should be happening - if not, no worries!  Keep going at your own pace. It has been fun to see the progress on so many darling quilt tops.

(Block 14)

(Block 15)

(Block 16)

When you are ready to piece the top - I like to piece 2 rows together, then piece the two halves together.  It is easier to maneuver that way.

My border for this quilt had...
August 30, 2019 by Judi

Mama Gypsy QAL 3rd Row!!

It has been so much fun seeing all the progress on your quilts!  They are being shared in my Facebook group here and on Instagram using the #mamagypsyquiltqal - be sure to check them out.

You can still join my QAL - get your paper pattern here, or the PDF pattern here

Don't forget to be cutting and squaring up your bonus HST's so that you will have the blocks needed to put together a darling HST...
August 23, 2019 by Judi

Mama Gypsy QAL Second Row of Blocks and Winner!

(Block 5)
I hope you are having a fun time putting Mama Gypsy together!  I am happy to announce that Dory Miller has won the $50 gift certificate to Green Fairy Quilts for this quilt along.  Thank you for joining my quilt along!

So, we are working on row 2 for this week.  Thank you for sharing your progress on Facebook and Instagram - your fabric choices and blocks are amazing!  Keep them coming!

August 16, 2019 by Judi

Mama Gypsy QAL First Blocks and Winner announced soon!!

It has been so fun watching the fabric choices coming along and many of you have started cutting and working on blocks.  That is so great! I am going to go over how I pieced my Mama Gypsy. The color choices for my quilt made it so I had to start in the center and build from there. 

You can see in the picture above that I cut the 4 center large print blocks, then cut the accent squares. I drew on...
August 09, 2019 by Judi

Mama Gypsy Quilt Along Fabric Choices!!!

Alright! Here we go! I hope you are as excited as I am about this fun Mama Gypsy QAL - it is going to be fun!  So, for those of you who are still on the fence and haven't purchased your pattern yet, you still have time! Get your paper pattern here (with free collector pin) or if you want to just get started, purchase the PDF version here.

For those of you on Facebook - I have created a groupto...
August 02, 2019 by Judi

Mama Gypsy Quilt Along with FREE collectors pin!

Mama Gypsy by Judi Madsen
I have some fun planned for a Quilt Along making my Mama Gypsy Quilt. If you remember my first quilt, it was made with a white background and dark focal pieces.  This quilt has taken on a whole new look with a dark background and bright border, I absolutely love it!
Mama Gypsy by Judi Madsen
The fun thing about this quilt patternis that there are enough half-square triangles to make a bonus quilt. I changed the layout for...
July 25, 2019 by Judi