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September Calendar Piece

I finished my piece for our guild calendar challenge. It’s 8″x10″ and represents September. Every other sunflower pedal is fused to the background. The other pedals are three layers … fabric, felt, fabric … and just tacked under the centers … Continue reading

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Guild Challenge Piece, In Progress

I’m working on an 8″x10″ quilt for a 2014 calendar our guild will be selling next year. Each participant drew a month from a hat, and I got September. If I remember right, there are five participants per month, and … Continue reading

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Yet More IQF Pet Project Postcards

I made four more postcards today, for a total of 9 that I’ll be sending to Quilts, Inc. I planned to do 10 … had everything cut out with fusible ironed on, but can’t find the 10th Marley picture. I’m … Continue reading

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More Postcards for IQF Festival Pet Project

I got four postcards done this afternoon and had a blast! My studio looks like a fabric and trim bomb went off and I love it! I’ve been making pieced quilts the last few months and keeping everything very organized. … Continue reading

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IQF/Houston Festival Pet Project

The International Quilt Festival in Houston is launching their first of three Festival Pet Projects at this fall’s quilt show. They have asked quilters to make fabric postcards that will sell for $20 each to benefit Friends for Life, Houston’s … Continue reading

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Out of the Darkness Quilt

I finished the quilt for our quilt show the day before it was due to be turned in. I struggled with this one and almost gave up numerous times, but kept going because I had sent in my entry form … Continue reading

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Quilt Show Project Update #3

With the registration deadline looming, I trashed my original plan nine days ago. I just wasn’t “feeling” it. Fortunately I woke up at 3:00 a.m. the next morning, got my sketch pad and came up with a new plan which … Continue reading

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Quilt Show Project Update #2

I’ve got four flowers done for the project. I want to add a yellow one, but am still searching for the right fabric. I’m snow dying a yellow piece now and hope that it turns out for this project. Showing … Continue reading

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Quilt Show 2011 Project #1

Our guild’s quilt show is in May and after procrastinating for the last few months, I finally started my quilt for the show today. I’ve had the idea for some time and have done a few prototypes which was a … Continue reading

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Guild Challenge Squares and Burning Dog Food

I’ve posted pictures of our guild’s 30th Anniversary Recycled 6″ Square Challenge HERE. The challenge was outside many of our members’ comfort zone, but they did a great job and had fun with it. Now on to the burning dog … Continue reading

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