Aurifil April 2015 Designer

Hi there

I have the honor of being the Aurifil Designer for April 2015.

Aurifil April 2015 Aurifil Designer John Kubiniec

My block – Secret Garden – uses fabric from the Tree of Life fabric line by Mary Koval for Windham Fabrics.


Aurifil Quilt

It is a quick and easy mini quilt and I did simple straight line quilting on my BERNINA 750 QE.



Check out the other mini-quilts that Pat Sloan made from the January, February, and March Designers.

pat sloan jan to april aurifil minis

Check out my interview on the Aurifil Blog and find out how you can win some great Aurifil Thread!


Aurifil Designer for January 2015

I have the privilege of being one of the Aurifil 2015 Designers.  S0 – what is this?  Well Aurifil Thread has asked twelve designers to work up a block and project for the month we are assigned.  January’s designer is


Aurifil Jan 2015 Designer of the Month Gudrun Erla

Here is her great project – the instructions can be found in Pat Sloan’s blog post interview.

2015 jan mini by gudrun erla


Make your own version of the project and post it on the Aurifil Flickr Page and be eligible to win a great prize of some Aurifil Thread!   I am thinking this might look great with the colors reversed – what do you think?

Here are the other great designers who will be featured:

Pop on over to the Aurifil Site and register to win a great prize.

I hope you enjoy the Aurifil Designer event for 2015 and I hope you will come back and visit my blog to get some new ideas and tips along the way.