Monthly Archives: July 2017

In Defense Of Adopting Strays

There’s been a lot of talk of orphan projects here over the past few month. It got me thinking about all the ones I’ve finished over the years, and there have been many. I don’t have pictures of all of … Continue reading

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Those Darn Cats

The cat quilt is moving forward again after a small delay. When I went to sew the last logs on the sides of the blocks, this is what I discovered. And yes, I had cut almost all of them and … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 15, 2017

No fabric out this week. Yesterday my guild had their garage sale. I tend to buy a lot of books, but they didn’t have nearly as many as usual. There was a lot of fabric in mostly small pieces. Maybe … Continue reading

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The Spirit Of Collage

I’m still infatuated with the idea of fabric collage, and checked yet another book out of the library. I still have the book I checked out before too. The new book was helpful in that the author describes her inspiration … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 9, 2017

No fabric in or out this week. One of my favorite quilt shops had a big sale, but I didn’t go. I made progress on both the cat and the butterfly quilt, but neither are anywhere close to done. About … Continue reading

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The Original Plan – Thoughts

It feels good when a plan comes together. A piecing project now lives on the table with the piecing machine, and a UFO that needs quilted lives next to the quilting machine. There will be some preliminary stitching done on … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 2, 2017

No fabric in this week. A small miracle considering I spent the whole Art Quilt Group meeting this week staring at the wall of batiks at The Quilt Foundry. That’s a lot of batiks and batiks are my favorite. I … Continue reading

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