Category Archives: fabricpainting

A Change In Perspective

Thanks to the holiday I made some progress on the poppy quilt. First I had to get out of my own way. I stared looking at the quilt as a learning exercise, a place to try out new things. Then … Continue reading

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May Short List And OMG

The months go by so fast! In April I finished the name tag (scrap project) and Random (UFO and OMG). I also finished piecing the Safehouse top. Warmer weather finally arrived, and I’m not sure what that means for my … Continue reading

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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

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January 2018 Short List

Happy New Year! I got up long enough to watch the ball drop last night and then went back to bed. We’re not the party crowd here. I’m excited about January’s list because in December I finished all the old … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 8, 2017

No fabric in this week, at least not that I’m counting. I received a tub of fabric for use in charity quilts. Unless I snag something for personal use, I don’t consider it mine. I finished the back for the … Continue reading

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Being Flexible

I finished January’s Art Supply Play block by adding silver crayon applied over a rubbing plate and outlining the heart with embroidery. Doesn’t the crayon look like frost on a window? It feels a little plain, but I don’t want … Continue reading

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March Short List

February was a wash for me. I didn’t finish anything. I have much better hopes for March. I did make progress on the February list items that should lead to March finishes. The Short List includes something old (UFO), something … Continue reading

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