Category Archives: fusing

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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Ideas Into Form #4

We left off with the flower fabrics chosen but nothing cut out. I used the fabrics and the design as planned. Once I cut out all the flower pieces I auditioned leaf and stem fabrics the same way, by laying … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash June 17, 2018

No fabric in or out and no money spent this week. I’m fusing the table runner and should finish it today. I meant to have it done before the weekend, but things didn’t happen that way. Here’s a sneak peak … Continue reading

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September Short List

I can hardly believe that summer is winding down and fall is just around the corner. Fall is my favorite season, with all the crisp days and vibrant colors. I can’t wait to make applesauce from fresh apples. It’s also … Continue reading

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Flowers With Color

I haven’t made a lot of progress this week, but I did finish fusing and painting the flowers. I even basted it. I thought the frog fabric was appropriate for the back. My goal is to finish the quilting this … Continue reading

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Stash Report Almost Flowers

No fabric or yarn bought or used this week. I made progress on the slice quilt. Once I add the pinky purple to the white petals all the fusing will be done. I added paint highlights as I fused. I’m … Continue reading

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October ALYoF and Short List

Every month seems to go faster than the last. I completed one of my two September goals. I didn’t work on the second one. The first project on the October list and my ALYoF goal is the color study that … Continue reading

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Frosty Needs A Nose

The quilt doesn’t look different, but all the pieces are stitched down. I need to fuse the nose and add all the embellishments. This panel takes more beads and yarn than the other two panels combined. I dug through the … Continue reading

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Frosty Gets A New Look

I’m darn proud to have spent enough time in the sewing room to have something to show besides ten year old UFOs.   Not the typical snowman look, but I like it. The quilt doesn’t scream Christmas so I can … Continue reading

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May A Lovely Year Of Finishes And Short List

I’m stunned that it’s May already. April flew by so fast I feel like I missed it. I did not finish my April LYoF project or anything on the Short List. So far this year I’ve done better in the … Continue reading

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