Category Archives: artquiltgroup

That Sew In Top

I added some filler strips and triangles to finish the sew-in top to something rectangular. Then I took it to Art Quilt Group. Those ladies always have the best idea. I brought it home, squared it up, pulled backing, chose … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash February 2, 2020

One month out of twelve done already! How are you doing on stash usage? I’m in the home stretch on the challenge quilt, which I have named Destination Unknown. The facing is attached and partially stitched, the sleeve made and … Continue reading

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February 2020 Short List

Not much progress on the list last month. Many projects moved forward, but nothing was finished. I’ll see a few finishes this month. The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design and stitchery. I’ve used some form of this … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash December 22, 2019

No changes in the numbers. Block construction started for the Guild Challenge quilt. I’ll talk more about all the “rules” further into construction. Here are the blocks done to date, although more are in process. The blocks finish at four … Continue reading

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Mark Making Play Night

At Art Quilt Group last night we played with pencils and markers. Thanks to the generous ladies that brought their supplies so the rest of us could try them. My sample piece from left to right: Permanent fabric markers (orange … Continue reading

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April Short List And OMG

March was a busy month. I finished the dresser set and the Scrappy Birds quilt, which made room for new things on the list. I’ve delayed writing this post because I struggled with choosing something for the new category. I … Continue reading

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March Short List And OMG

February was a fast month. I finished the Surface Design Round Robin and the Bouquet quilt (UFO). My Art Quilt Group decided to stop passing the Round Robin pieces, which eliminates that category. I’ve learned so much by adding the … Continue reading

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Surface Design Round Robin #4

I had Art Quilt Group last night and we swapped out round robins. My project for the next month is this. I know where I want to add on, but not what techniques I want to use. I like to … Continue reading

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Surface Design Round Robin #3

I’m making the most of the long holiday weekend by fitting in sewing time whenever I can. Here’s what the piece looked like when I got it. Here’s what it looks like now. I added the daisies in the corners … Continue reading

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December 2017 Short List

The months go so fast! Even the weeks seem to fly by. Hard to believe it’s time for another Short List. This month I’m changing it up a bit. I decided to drop the Learning QAL goals. As much as … Continue reading

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