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November 2022 OMG Finish

My OMG for November was to finish a challenge piece that included a piece of fused fabric made at an art quilt group (Art 2 Quilt) meeting. Here is my section of the fused fabric. And here is my finished … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash November 27, 2022

No fabric in this week. I finished the fused fabric challenge piece for a half yard out. I actually like the back better than the front, which has me unsure about adding a label. I prefer to make small table … Continue reading

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Me, Playing

Happy Thanksgiving! My November OMG is to finish the fused fabric challenge piece. For that to happen, I needed to start. First I stitched over the fused fabric with variegated thread, making sure to catch each fused shape at least … Continue reading

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November 2022 OMG And Short List

I have no idea what I did in the sewing room last month, but I don’t think it amounted to much. Maybe my goal for November should be to show up. Sometimes back to basics is best. The project list … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash October 2, 2022

Nothing to report this week. At Art Quilt Group, we all brought in pre-fused geometric shapes in bright colors to fuse onto solid black fabric. We had enough shapes to cover two cuts of black. Aren’t they fun? Then we … Continue reading

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Resist, Phase Three and Four

We left off with the resist piece here. Then I added a little bit of silver paint. It didn’t show up so I changed to silver paintstik. Next came blue paintstik over a rubbing plate. I still wasn’t happy with … Continue reading

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September 2022 Short List and OMG

It’s hard to believe it’s September already. Fall is definitely in the air here. We’ll have more hot weather, but we haven’t seen much of that lately. I didn’t finish anything last month. I have way too many projects going … Continue reading


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Road Trip

The AQS Show in Grand Rapids, Michigan opened Wednesday. If you visit the show, make sure to check out the Ultimate Guild Challenge exhibit. My art quilt group, Art 2 Quilt, is exhibiting with the theme “Road Trip”. Here’s my … Continue reading

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The challenge quilt, renamed Roads Less Traveled, is finished. I cleaned up the sewing room last night to make space for new projects. I chose not to post a full picture until we find out if our quilts are accepted … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash March 6, 2022

I finally have something to report! The challenge quilt is quilted, the facing is done and the sleeve is on. I’m sewing beads on now. It still needs a label, a compass and more beads, but the end is near. … Continue reading

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