Category Archives: challenge

The December 2021 Short List

November was a good month. I finished the exchange ornament, NOEL, made kitchen curtains and a nightgown. The nightgown wasn’t even on the list. The December list will be scaled back. It’s more motivating to have a few projects and … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 28, 2021

This long holiday weekend has been a productive one. I finished the ornament for the exchange. I’m not posting that until later to keep it a surprise. I also finished another stitch project, using a small amount of fabric. A … Continue reading

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The November 2021 Short List

It’s list time again! I finished two projects in October, Waugh Street Christmas and the BOM blocks. Once again I’m without a piecing project. When the list opens up I find it hard to pick what to work on next. … Continue reading

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Bad Art

Sometimes you need to give yourself permission to make bad art. Circles became an experiment in many things – circles as line, straight stitch on fusible applique and feather quilting. In hindsight, I should have either hand quilted the feathers … Continue reading

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The August 2021 Short List

I didn’t finish anything in July. This may need to change to the Shorter List with fewer projects on it. No illusions of being a prolific quilter here. The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design, hand work, finishing, … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 25, 2021

No change in the numbers. I’m working on the challenge piece with circles. I hoped to make more progress this week, but life continues to get in the way. The circles are fused. I have a plan for attaching them … Continue reading

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A Quick Summary

Things are happening in the sewing room. Each project deserves its own post, but I couldn’t pick and decided to summarize instead. The circles are fused on the challenge quilt. No new picture because the group meets this week and … Continue reading

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The July 2021 Short List

Another month gone and two more projects finished. Time passes so quickly, or so it seems. Any month with finishes is a good month. The Short List categories are UFO, garment, original design, hand work, finishing, classes and other. I’ve … Continue reading

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The June 2021 Short List

Another month come and gone and another list of projects to finish. I completed the Crazy Quilting Course (but didn’t frame it) and the Bonus Bunnies quilt in May. It feels good to be back at the sewing machine playing … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash May 24, 2020

No fabric in this week. I finished A Walk In The Woods Friday for a big jump in fabric used. The quilt measures 50 x 60. It was my May OMG hosted at Elm Street Quilts. My only purchase this … Continue reading

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