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June 2022 OMG and Short List

The months go by so fast, summer especially. It’s a bit harder to fit in creative time around all the outdoor activities. I finished my goal last month of quilting Open Dialogue, and then finished the quilt a few days … 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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March 2022 OMG Finish

My March OMG was to catch up on the band sampler SAL, which meant I needed to stitch the first six bands. I’m very happy to be caught up before the demo for bands seven and eight happens in April. … Continue reading

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SAL Month Two

I finished the February stitching on the band sampler. My March OMG is to catch up and finish the March bands by the end of the month. I stitched one of them after I took the photo. It shouldn’t be … Continue reading

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March 2022 Short List And OMG

I finished my February OMG, the challenge quilt top. I will continue to keep the list small, but not quite as small. I’m feeling the need for more variety. Project One: My Needle Arts Guild started a band sampler stitch-along. … Continue reading

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A Side Gig

Most days I only stitch on one project at a time. I have quite a few quilting UFOs, and the idea of a lot of stitching UFOs on top of that is more than I can handle. I like to … Continue reading

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SAL Progress

I finished the first two rows in my Guild’s stitch-along before the demo for the next two rows. The first row has issues, but it is a learning piece and I’m not redoing it. The sampler contains a variety of … Continue reading

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February 2022 Short List And OMG

I finished my January OMG, the felt tree ornament. That means something new gets added to the list. I will continue to keep the list at just a few items. That’s about all I can manage right now. Project One: … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 30, 2022

No change in the numbers. Work on the challenge quilt continues. I have the design set and the components made. Now I need to set it all together, which is more complicated than it sounds given the shapes of the … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash January 16, 2022

No change in the numbers. Work continues on the challenge quilt. Once I sew sections together I will post pictures. I had a couple Zoom meetings this week, which gave me opportunities to do hand work. It’s meant to look … Continue reading

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