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December 2022 OMG And Short List

This has been the fastest year ever! Hard to believe it’s December, time to wrap up the old and think about plans for next year. I had one finish in November, the fused challenge piece. Not much else has changed … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash December 4, 2022

No change in the numbers. I’ve been working on the pinwheel quilt this week. All the blocks are sewn into rows, and several of the rows are sewn together. It’s a work in progress, but you can get the overall … Continue reading

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November 2022 OMG Finish

My OMG for November was to finish a challenge piece that included a piece of fused fabric made at an art quilt group (Art 2 Quilt) meeting. Here is my section of the fused fabric. And here is my finished … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 27, 2022

No fabric in this week. I finished the fused fabric challenge piece for a half yard out. I actually like the back better than the front, which has me unsure about adding a label. I prefer to make small table … Continue reading

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Me, Playing

Happy Thanksgiving! My November OMG is to finish the fused fabric challenge piece. For that to happen, I needed to start. First I stitched over the fused fabric with variegated thread, making sure to catch each fused shape at least … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 20, 2022

No fabric in this week. I took a gallon bag of scraps to Guild yesterday and put it on the free table. I’m conservatively estimating it at 2 yards, as I could barely close the bag. Our speaker yesterday was … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 13, 2022

No change in the numbers. My library had a book sale this week, and I picked up a couple quilting books. I already own a few quilt as you go books, but I like this one better. If remember right, … Continue reading

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A Nod to Progress

Finally, something that resembles progress on pinwheels. I sewed the first two rows together, but not to each other. The quilt is much brighter than it looks in the picture. I’m hoping it will bring a smile to someone that … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 6, 2022

No change in the numbers. My sewing table looks exactly like I left it last Sunday. I’ve had other commitments on the weekends for the past month. Things should get back to normal in the next few days. Fabric In: … Continue reading

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November 2022 OMG And Short List

I have no idea what I did in the sewing room last month, but I don’t think it amounted to much. Maybe my goal for November should be to show up. Sometimes back to basics is best. The project list … Continue reading

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