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May Mystery Quilt Along - clue 4

Clue 5 - Welcome to the May Mystery Quilt Along

Click here to get CLUE 5 of the Mystery

Don't Forget Facebook Live is scheduled for 2:00 pm EDT.  See me there


See you this afternoon!

Happy Quilting!
Annette

clues are posted Mondays and Fridays
Click the link to download today's mystery clue.
I will also be showing the clue and applicable tips on Facebook Live the same day the clues are posted.  The regular "air" time is at 2 pm EDT. 
If you are not on Facebook - don't worry - I will also post the videos on my

Southwind Quilts YouTube channel



To get my Southwind Inspirations Newsletter please subscribe here:

May Mystery Quilt Along - Clue 3

Clue 4 - Welcome to the May Mystery Quilt Along

Click here to get CLUE 4 of the Mystery

Don't Forget Facebook Live is scheduled for 2:00 pm EDT.  See me there


See you this afternoon!

Happy Quilting!
Annette

clues are posted Mondays and Fridays
Click the link to download today's mystery clue.
I will also be showing the clue and applicable tips on Facebook Live the same day the clues are posted.  The regular "air" time is at 2 pm EDT. 
If you are not on Facebook - don't worry - I will also post the videos on my

Southwind Quilts YouTube channel



To get my Southwind Inspirations Newsletter please subscribe here:



May Mystery Quilt Along - Clue 3

Clue 3 of the May Mystery Quilt Along is published

Click here to get CLUE 3 of the Mystery

Don't Forget Facebook Live is scheduled for 2:00 pm EDT.  See me there


See you this afternoon!

Happy Quilting!
Annette

clues are posted Mondays and Fridays
Click the link to download today's mystery clue.
I will also be showing the clue and applicable tips on Facebook Live the same day the clues are posted.  The regular "air" time is at 2 pm EDT. 
If you are not on Facebook - don't worry - I will also post the videos on my

Southwind Quilts YouTube channel



To get my Southwind Inspirations Newsletter please subscribe here:


May Mystery Quilt Along - clue 2

May Mystery Quilt Along - clue 2

Clue 2 - Welcome to the May Mystery Quilt Along

Click here to get CLUE 2 of the Mystery

Don't Forget Facebook Live is scheduled for 2:00 pm EDT.  See me there


See you this afternoon!

Happy Quilting!
Annette

clues are posted Mondays and Fridays
Click the link to download today's mystery clue.
I will also be showing the clue and applicable tips on Facebook Live the same day the clues are posted.  The regular "air" time is at 2 pm EDT. 
If you are not on Facebook - don't worry - I will also post the videos on my

Southwind Quilts YouTube channel



To get my Southwind Inspirations Newsletter please subscribe here:





May Mystery Quilt Along - clue 1 - alternate colorway

Clue 1 - Welcome the the May Mystery Quilt Along

Click here to get CLUE 1 of the Mystery


Don't Forget Facebook Live is scheduled for 2:00 pm EDT.  See me there


See you this afternoon!

Happy Quilting!
Annette

clues are posted Mondays and Fridays
Click the link to download today's mystery clue.
I will also be showing the clue and applicable tips on Facebook Live the same day the clues are posted.  The regular "air" time is at 2 pm EDT. 
If you are not on Facebook - don't worry - I will also post the videos on my 

Southwind Quilts YouTube channel


I can’t give away the mystery, but I want to give you some fabric pointers.

The supplies listed are minimum fabric requirements.
Here are some helpful hints for selecting your fabric.

Teal and Green have to work together well as they are used in close proximity.  Choose fabrics with some contrast, but not on opposite ends of the value spectrum.  One or both of the colors can be a print.

Purple Accent is a dark value

Light and Bright have to work together well as they are used in…

Color Picks for the Southwind Designs May Mystery Quilt Along

Quilt Snack Episode 4 - Stitching on Binding

Introducing my Pocket Angel

Pocket AngelHere is a whimsical angel pattern I created as a little comfort quilt!  

It is 6" x 6" square and small enough to fit in your pocket, but also has a pocket on the back for a note or poem.

It is nice to have a little quilt to make as a gift.  This one is super fast and uses scraps plus background.
Of course, it has dimensional curves and so its curvy appearance is extra easy to make!

Some of you have asked when it is available so I posted it on my website today.

https://southwindquilts.rainadmin.com/shop/c/p/Pocket-Angel-x49336298.htm


I hope you are safe and get to quilt a little.  

Happy Quilting,
Annette






Pocket Angel, a mini quilt square small enough to fit in your pocket features a special comfort angel for today’s world.  The square is fun and easy to make using Peeled-Back Patchwork with dimensional curves.
Suggestions for the color of your angel are included in the Angel Color Primer on the back of the pattern.  Make one for every special person in your life.  
Scrap …

Join me for another Mystery Quilt Along

It's done!! - 

You asked for it! - another Quilt Along and another Mystery!
Here is the deal. I have some students that are not on Facebook and to make the mystery accessible for all, I am asking that you sign up below to be on the Mystery List. - how does it work?
Click the link below and get added to a list that will give you the clue's straight to your inbox as they are posted.


When you sign up you should get another page with the supply list - right now today!

https://www.subscribepage.com/r7u3t7




Please let me know how this works for you. I'm trying to make things easier, but I am still learning how to set things up.

Designer Tips and Techniques - May 7

I am part of a Designer Tip and Techniques Virtual Tour May 5 - May 9.  Come see our Facebook and Instagram Live shows. 
Make sure you check out these presentations going on today.

Facebook Live

May 7 12pm ET Lynn Kane, Puppy Girl
https://www.facebook.com/puppygirllynn

May 7 1pm ET Cristy Fincher
https://www.facebook.com/PurpleDaisiesQuilting/

May 7 2pm ET Debbie Wendt
https://www.facebook.com/Wendt-Quilting-280123925340667/

May 7 3pm ET Shelley Cavanna, Coras Quilts
https://www.facebook.com/CorasQuilts/

May 7 4pm ET Monique Kleinhans, Ladybug's Cabin
https://www.facebook.com/ladybugscabin/

May 7 5pm ET Heidi Pridemore
http:/www.facebook.com/thewhimsicalworkshop/

May 7 6pm ET Jerry Stube, Jerry Stube Designs
https://www.facebook.com/TheQuiltersQuarters/

May 7 7pm ET Simone Fisher, Simone Quilts
https://www.facebook.com/SimoneQuilts

May 7 8pm ET Nicole Moore, Sew Much Moore
https://facebook.com/SewMuchMooreInStore/


Instagram Live

May 7 12:30pm ET IG Lynn Kane, Puppy Girl https://instagram.com/puppy_gir…

Designer Tips and Techniques Virtual Tour

I am part of a Designer Tip and Techniques Virtual Tour May 5 - May 9. 
Come see our Facebook and Instagram Live shows. 
Make sure you check out these presentations going on today.


Facebook Live Shows

May 6
May 6 12pm ET Sue Pelland
https://www.facebook.com/suepellanddesigns

May 6 1pm ET Annette Ornelas
https://www.facebook.com/southwind.designs/

May 6 2pm ET Kate Colleran
https://www.facebook.com/SeamsLikeaDreamQuilts/

May 6 3pm ET Melissa Marginet
https://www.facebook.com/melissa.marginet.quilter/

May 6 4pm ET Jackie Kunkel
https://www.facebook.com/cantonvillagequiltworks/

May 6 5pm ET Dorie Hruska
https://www.facebook.com/forever.quilting/
May 6 6pm ET Laura Piland
https://www.facebook.com/sliceofpiquilts/

May 6 7pm ET Terri Vanden Bosch
https://www.facebook.com/lizardcreekquilting/
May 6 7:30pm ET Swan Sheridan
https://www.facebook.com/swanamitystudios
May 6 8pm ET Annie Smith
https://www.facebook.com/anniesmithqs

Instagram Live Shows


May 6 12:30pm ET IG Sue Pelland @suepellanddesigns
May 6  1:30pm ET IG …