Category Archives: artquilts

Sunday Stash June 5, 2022

My numbers changed! I finished Open Dialogue yesterday. I’m happy with the results. This quilt started as an experiment in using fabric scraps in a mosaic format. I fused the scraps to a larger piece of paper backed fusible without … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash May 29, 2022

No change in the numbers. I am avoiding the Memorial Day sales. Tempting, but no room to store anything else. My drawers runneth over. Quilting moves forward on Open Dialogue. I am loving the outlined motifs. I will add this … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash May 22, 2022

No change in the numbers. Somewhere along the line I became the slowest quilter ever. This week I basted Open Dialogue and started quilting it. There will be one more motif at the bottom, and I plan to outline them. … Continue reading

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Those Troublesome Corners

It has been another challenging week here with lots of places to be and things to do and not a lot of creative time. Regardless, I did get out the paints and darkened both the upper corners of Open Dialogue. … Continue reading

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May 2022 Short List and OMG

I’m sitting here watching the rain pour down wishing for a warm sunny spring instead of whatever this is. On the plus side, the weather encourages me to stay inside and sew. I finished my April OMG, the Margo Handbag. … Continue reading

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April 2022 Short List And OMG

I finished my March OMG, catching up on the band sampler. I also finished Roads. Finishes are good because they make room for new projects. The band sampler is on a break. My Guild isn’t demonstrating the stitches for the … Continue reading

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More Or Less

Open Dialogue is coming along. I added more fabric bits, fused them and stitched them down with embroidery floss. I didn’t want anything falling off. I did similar stitching on this piece. It may be a thing going forward. Now … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 13, 2022

No fabric in or out this week. Big decision yesterday – what to work on next? I spent time looking at the five projects in the “do next” bin. Then I pulled out a few from other storage areas. So … Continue reading

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Roads

The challenge quilt, renamed Roads Less Traveled, is finished. I cleaned up the sewing room last night to make space for new projects. I chose not to post a full picture until we find out if our quilts are accepted … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 6, 2022

I finally have something to report! The challenge quilt is quilted, the facing is done and the sleeve is on. I’m sewing beads on now. It still needs a label, a compass and more beads, but the end is near. … Continue reading

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