I've been working against the clock to make progress on several projects, so this month's goal is to complete the quilt called Irish Stars for a customer.
You can read about my big setback this past weekend here,but this is a look at how silly I was in assembling the small star blocks.
I guess I just had my eyes and brain focused on getting fabric under the presser foot, and forgot to keep track of the orientation. I have asked myself time and again the past day how I could have added 2 border rounds and not notice the centre wasn't a star....oh, well!
I have unsewn and reassembled 5 blocks, so there are 7 more to go. Then I can put a backing together and start basting!
Hopefully the next few sewing days are much more productive! Thank goodness for seam rippers and wine!
Linking up with Shanna at Fibre of All Sorts with the ALYOF March Goal.
Mary is a local quilting friend who loves to piece, but gets bogged down during quilting. These are 2 of the quilts I machine quited for her this spring :)
Working with local schools has been very fun and the students are pushing me to design ever more interesting layouts from simple subunits. Take a look at the third quilt I helped to make this year!
Memory quilts aren't always cute and cuddly, this t-shirt quilt is all about hard rock and good times!
A local Mom asked me to turn her children's baby outfits into a bed-sized quilt and I happily agreed!
A very sentimental Mom asked me to make a bed-sized quilt from her children's baby clothes, and this is going to be one beautiful memory quilt!