Long Arm Quilting Certification Complete!

I could not be more excited to receive this diploma! This is the culmination of 5 months of hard work with lots and lots of time spent quilting. The certification program was an online course through American Professional Quilting Systems (APQS) that required our completed quilts to be mailed to the teachers for evaluation and…

Nautical Flags For Two Nautical Themed T-Shirt Quilts

These two quilts were made for two sons in memory of their father – who was a was an avid sailor and sail boat owner. The father also designed t-shirts for the sail boat regattas held just across the state line at a large lake – so not only do the sons have t-shirts worn…

Traditional Blocks Set Off T-Shirts

I recently finished this quilt for a mother to give her adult son for Christmas – he is working towards becoming a Baptist minister, and these are t-shirts from various mission projects and Christian youth groups he has been involved with along the way. The only direction she gave me was to use Univeristy of…

A Boy’s Life as told by his t-shirts

I recently completed the biggest t-shirt quilt I’ve ever done – 78 shirts lovingly saved by one mom for her son. She contacted me to make the t-shirt quilt for his college graduation, so I first assumed it would be his collegiate sports t-shirts – but to my astonishment she had saved every one of…

Sweet Idea for T-Shirts

A friend recently asked me if I could make a skirt out of her favorite Key West t-shirts, and I immediately thought – yes! Another way to repurpose and reuse t-shirts! I’m so pleased with how this turned out that I’m saving some of my own vacation t-shirts to make a cute beach cover up….

A Graduation T-Shirt Quilt for Our Son

Our son attends Montana State University in Bozeman, MT – and will graduate in May. He requested a t-shirt in MSU colors – but only wanted three t-shirts in it. With that in mind  here are pictures of what I came up with. I am very happy with the way it turned out – the…

I’ll start things off with a recent t-shirt quilt…

I’ve been making t-shirt quilts now for several years – and I’ve been trying to make them as artistic and unique as I can. I will admit it’s quite fun to watch the reaction of my customers when they see their finished quilt the first time – very gratifying when they are so happy and…

Welcome to Blue Beagle Quilts!

Thank you for reading my blog – I hope to use this space to show my various quilty endeavors and adventures as I pursue my quilting/crafty muse. I have been crafty all my life, making presents for my friends and family even as a little girl. I sewed all manner of home dec and easy…