For this month's A Lovely Year of Finishes (ALYOF) goal, I'm choosing the Bonnie Hunter mystery from this past winter, Grand Illusion.
I think I have enough subunits made up to begin sewing the top together - yay! I do have to find and cut some fabric for the cornerstones and narrow borders, but I'm waiting until I get the blocks together and laid out on the floor before making any decisions on those.
I do have 2 other quilts that need to be finished this month: a mystery project to be revealed on the 25th (so watch for that!) and a quilt that I'm making with my son's school that is to be raffled off on the 23rd (so that's a priority too!)
Wish me luck! Linking up with Shanna at Fibre of All Sorts with the April ALYOF Goal setting party.
This month's block used paper piecing technique, one that all three of us were familiar with and happy to assemble!
My favourite customer, Ashley asked me to make a quilt from her daughter's baby clothes. I have previously made her quilts for her sisiter-in-law, her boys and she won a school quilt!
August's quilting technique was English Paper Piecing (EPP), a method I was skeptical to try at first.
As I work through the Starry Night QAL, I am learning many new sewing techniques. This month I was pleased to try fabric weaving - especially as it could be done while camping sans sewing machine or p…
Sometimes the best way to use a panel is to cut it up! Mary used the classic attic window block to liven up a pastoral panel.