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What is the Definition of Procrastination?

Today I am working on transforming these stacks of fabric: into 16 of these flower blocks: and 16 scrappy 9 patch blocks.  It sounded like an easy project until I saw the stack of 150 ish white squares.  They are for a guild block swap next Wednesday.  I’ve known about it for, oh, at least…

Do you Sell Your Quilts?

Yesterday I observed a man selling a motorcycle that he had made.  It caused me to reflect on selling quilts.  And yes, the picture has nothing to do with the post, but it is proof that spring is here, and I like it! So the man didn’t really want to sell the bike.  He was…

McCall’s Quilting: Pine Burr Made Modern

I am so excited to show you my version of the antique quilt pattern, the pine burr.  It is in the May/June McCall’s Quilting that arrived in my mailbox Saturday.  This quilt has been as long time coming.  (The quilt is shown in miniature on the bottom left of the cover.) At least a dozen years…

Final Prizes for the Fat Quarter Stars Quilt Along

It is so fun to see all the finished quilts!  We have nine prizes – about a third of the finished quilts!  But first, here is my quilt: Thank goodness for deadlines is what I say.  I finished this at 10:00 last night.  It isn’t bound.  My daughter helped me hold up the quilt at…

Almost Winners and a Heart Block

We do have winners in our last quilt along drawing!  But I am not going to be able to post them until this afternoon.  Sorry.  Grabbing pictures off flickr always takes longer than I think it should! I did want to share this with you though — Someone’s comment to my post about Jovita’s babies…

New Local Quilt Guild

End of the day tomorrow is the deadline to enter the final drawing for the Fat Quarter Stars Quilt Along.  There are about a couple dozen fun quilts already!  They all look great!  If you are close, sew, sew, sew! In local news, in the past year or so, three guilds semi near here have all moved…

Block Twelve Winners

Our last block drawing is here.  Wow!  There is one more drawing in two weeks.  That drawing will be for completed quilt tops.  Feel free to post as many pictures as you want.  Only one picture – or two if it gets quilted – will be entered into the drawing.  Today we have four winners:…