Clara taught our After-after for us to make a trivet or potholder using the Cotton Theory of Quilting.
I have seen Betty Cotton demonstrate her techniques several
times on “Sewing with Nancy” and have wanted to try it. Now that I have, I don’t know that I will do
any more. I have a lot of respect for
the work that it took for Clara or anyone to make a full size bed quilt using
this method. It takes a tremendous
amount of preparation cutting the top and backing fabric pieces as well as the
Here are 2 photos of mine finished. It has 2 good sides.