Monthly Archives: February 2018

February Scrap Attack Project and March Goal

My February goal was to make a collage from scraps. I didn’t quite finish it. I still need to applique one bird wing and the branch and quilt everything below the branch. This project was way out of my comfort … Continue reading

Posted in applique, artquilts, collage, scrapquilts | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Sunday Stash February 25, 2018

No fabric in or out this week. I had to go out of town for work this week, which killed the stitching time. The travel date got changed then postponed and then rescheduled with almost no notice. The schedule change … Continue reading

Posted in applique, artquilts, collage, scrapquilts, stashbusting | Tagged , , , , , | 10 Comments

The Tiniest Finish

It doesn’t get any smaller than this. I finished the bird cross stitch today. It wasn’t even on the February Short List. The fabric measures 4 x 4, which gives you an idea of just how small that bird is. … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery | Tagged | 6 Comments

Sunday Stash February 18, 2018

No fabric in or out this week. I started my Scrap Attack collage, got this far and got stuck. I realized after everything was glued or fused that the background was too plain and I should have painted/painstiked/colored it first. … Continue reading

Posted in collage, crayon, fabricpainting, scrapquilts, stashbusting | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

Getting There

I finished all the embroidery on the dresser set, four pieces in all. I stitched most of the pocket shaped pieces, none of the oval and a few skipped places on the runner.  Colors are way off, which is odd … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery | Tagged | 4 Comments

February’s Round Robin

I was on a roll last weekend. I finished adding to this month’s round robin. Here’s what it looked like when I received it. Here’s what it looks like now (added upper left). This is the smallest piece I’ve had … Continue reading

Posted in applique, artquilts, roundrobin | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Sunday Stash February 11, 2018

No fabric in this week. I went back and looked and I haven’t added fabric since the end of July. I hope I didn’t just jinx myself. I finished the Bouquet quilt for modest usage. It’s only 30” long. Finishing … Continue reading

Posted in applique, OMG, stashbusting, ufos | Tagged , , , | 10 Comments