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Quiltville’s Quips & Snips!!: Quilters Gone To Items!


“However it’s not executed but!” they are saying as I come nearer to get a photograph of an exquisite quilt within the making –

“That is precisely what we need to see!” I reply – figuring out that seeing the venture in progress is extra inspiring to get others to need to sew, than merely seeing the overwhelming end as an entire.

Agree?  Disagree?  What stage of a venture encourages you to need to dive in, chop up cloth, and stitch all of it again collectively?

Apart from – Gail’s beautiful purple featherweight seems to be so GOOD subsequent to her exploding coronary heart quilt because it comes collectively.

It is like “Quilting nonetheless life” The place the machine, the items, the instruments, notions, thread – every thing – turns into an entire scene that we are able to additionally see ourselves a part of.

Throughout the room this one can be coming collectively –

And by the point I returned from the dentist – there was the end up on the design wall.


Try the lips on these fish!  Cute!

And I like this – I shared a little bit of it in yesterday’s submit –

A few of you requested for the sample:

Right here you go!

Sashings are being added!

Some are placing on bindings –

Whereas new tasks of big flying geese are on moveable design partitions within the lobby.

I could have needed to spend a bit of the afternoon sitting in a dentist’s chair – however the quilters simply saved on quilting!

It is good to know they may maintain down the fort whereas I used to be away!

It is enjoyable to have Gail & her Quilt Buddies in residence for the weekend!

As for that dentist factor – I’ve bought to return and have an outdated filling changed.  Oh, the maintenance of half-a-century outdated enamel.  It is all the time patch-patch-patch, is not it?

The upside is – it is not going to want a crown at this level.  So there’s that.

Publish dental work: Step out pictures!

I am nonetheless within the “borderlands” of writing the New River Star sample. I am together with non-compulsory strategies of constructing flying geese – and since I did not take pictures of non-compulsory strategies whereas making the border myself, I am having to backtrack a bit to make pattern items and {photograph} the method.

Query:  After I do that – embrace a number of other ways to make a unit – does it enable you?

I by no means know.

After which there are even MORE methods to get the job executed – so what if the 4 methods I current don’t embrace the strategy that another person prefers?  (There’s all the time YouTube!)

In different phrases – am I spinning my wheels together with these strategies?

I’ve included conventional rotary slicing (All the time an ordinary) My Important Triangle Instrument technique, Sew & Flip corners with drawn strains and the Easy Folded Corners Ruler means. 

Is that sufficient, or an excessive amount of actually?

The earlier I end this sample writing factor, the earlier I can get again to my very own stitching!

I believe we’re going to shoot for the “over the porch rail” pictures immediately – tomorrow seems to be horrid. As in chance of snow/freezing rain unhealthy.

It’s what it’s – so we’ll simply quilt by means of it!

Quiltville Quote of the Day –

As a substitute of placing others of their place, put your self of their place. 

Oftentimes this may result in the belief that your issues will not be as unhealthy as you suppose they’re.

Have an exquisite weekend everybody!



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