Treat your sports fan or outdoorsman to a generous lap throw that also makes a large wall hanging for his favorite retreat. Among these masculine designs, you’ll find the quilt he would choose for himself! There are themes to please the hunter or fisherman; the football, hockey, or speedway fan; and the nature or maritime enthusiast. He will be amazed that you created a quilt just for him. But you’ll know how much fun you had while relaxing with piecing and appliqué! These masculine quilts include Falling Leaves, Touchdown!, At the Races, National Pride, Sea Journey, Hunting Ground, and Morning’s Catch.
Rochelle Martin’s affection for quilts goes all the way back to her childhood in a Mennonite community where quilt-making was an important part of life. Her fun patterns can be found at quilt shops and at her online store, CottageQuiltDesigns.info. Recently, she co-authored a book with daughter Laura Day; Strangled by Flying Geese is the first book in the Quilted Cat Mystery series.