Category Archives: scraps

Scrap Attack January Finish

Talk about a project that did not go as expected. My January goal was to make a woven project using the technique in this book. The first challenge was finding rug canvas as Joann’s no longer carries it. A friend … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 28, 2018

No fabric in or out this week. I’m determined to have some usage next report. I started the scrap project so I could finish it by the end of the month. I got to the second round of stitching and … Continue reading

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Scrap Attack 2018 January Goal

For the first month of the challenge my project is what I call “the woven technique”. It’s basically making projects out of strips using rug canvas as the stabilizer. Here’s the book with all the great ideas. Not only can … Continue reading

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Scrap Attack 2018

I probably shouldn’t because I have so many projects planned already, but I had too much fun participating in the 2016 scrap challenge. I organized my scraps and started using them. It truly changed the way I make quilts. So … Continue reading

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That Balance Thing

After much thought, I’ve come up with a framework for what 2018 will look like creatively. It will be fun at the end of next year to see if anything happened the way I planned. For the question of UFOs … Continue reading

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September Learning QAL Finish

I finished the crumb fabric experiment and turned the fabric into a zipper pouch. I learned that sewing crumbs together takes a LONG time. I used bigger pieces and it still took forever. By the time I made the back … Continue reading

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September Short List

I can’t get my mind around it being September already. We had such cool weather it didn’t feel like summer, and now it’s over. That means it’s time for another Short List. The Short List includes something old (UFO), something … Continue reading

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