Quilt top: Star Surround

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I’ve been working away on my Star Surround quilt for 100 quilts for kids. I made the 48″ size  – I love the look of the oversize block. It has great impact. Now just to get a backing together, baste, quilt, and bind before the September 16 deadline!   P.S. Thanks to Amy for being my quilt model!

carlaQuilt top: Star Surround

Work in Progress Wednesday: Slow and Steady

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Since I got hurt a couple of weeks ago I haven’t made a ton of progress. Lots of little things (and one big-ish thing!) but not a lot of substantial progress. I worked on the Star Surround QAL. I’m very glad I’m only doing one 48″ block – any more and I wouldn’t be able to keep up. There are …

carlaWork in Progress Wednesday: Slow and Steady

Work in Progress Wednesday: Quilting the Quilt

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This week I’ve really tried to focus on my Nurture Circle do. Good Stitches quilt. I got the backing done and the quilt based on Friday, and I started quilting it on Sunday. I got about halfway and stopped. I finished the quilting last night. It is straight lines every 1.5 inches, quilted with a King Tut 40wt light and …

carlaWork in Progress Wednesday: Quilting the Quilt

Thank Your Lucky Stars

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I’m participating in the Lucky Stars paper piecing block of the month. I’m really excited because even though I’ve only been quilting for four or five months, I’ve never liked easy answers or easy projects. I’m finding paper piecing to be challenging but interesting. The first blocks I’ve made haven’t turned out as well as I would have liked, but …

carlaThank Your Lucky Stars