Category Archives : Diary of a Rubber Duckie Designer

“Dimples and Duckies” Rubber Duckie Quilt 1

[fblike] Ernie (the rubber duckie’s #1 fan and my hero) has, of course, brought duckies to PBS for years on Sesame Street. As a quilter I brought duckies to the Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting set on PBS in the form of a rubber duckie quilt project. Does that […]

Marianne Duckie Taping 2

Dove Fortune Chocolate

Moonlighting Duckies

[fblike] Here I am working away late at night at my computer having a few Dove chocolates. I happened to notice that there is writing inside the wrappers. Sayings. The chocolate spin on fortune cookies I suppose. Can you believe that I’d notice this when I have this one in […]

Hooray for Spoonflower!

[fblike] I don’t know when I have last been so excited. I arrived home from Des Moines to find the package I had been anticipating from an online company called Spoonflower. To say that I tore into it is an understatement.But let me start at the beginning. Several weeks ago […]



Paper Pieced Rubber Duckie Quilt 5

[fblike] This evening after dinner I turned my attention to binding a little paper pieced wall hanging that’s been waiting in the Finish me!” queue. It’s a simple consisting of three paper pieced rubber duckie blocks. cut fabric strips, stitched them together, pressed them in half, and sewed them to […]