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What Are You Working On Now?   General Discussion

Started 11/19/17 by MarciainMD; 506546 views.
bornblesse2

From: bornblesse2

5/27/21

Wow, I like those!  Dots and dashes looks easy.

latterberry

From: latterberry

5/28/21

Thanks!  Who knows when I get around to getting it quilted.

latterberry

From: latterberry

5/28/21

Thanks for the kind words, ladies.  I do enjoy piecing.  Just need to convince myself to not start something else until I get some quilting done.

viola (sissly4)

From: viola (sissly4)

5/28/21

Lynne I really like that one.Was it hare to do?

latterberry

From: latterberry

5/28/21

Thanks! Not hard at all.  It was paper pieced and Jonna posted the pattern a while back.  I'll see if I can go back and find it.

Midkid5

From: Midkid5

5/28/21

Since most of your quilts go for charity, you need to find a long arm quilter that quilts for charity.  

Jo

judyinohio

From: judyinohio

5/28/21

So there I am humming along with Lily Aurora, using a new pantograph ("Malachite" by Patternman) on the "Bead" quilt and all of a sudden my laser stylus's light starts going  winky-blinky on me.

I had advanced to the second row and the little red light starts acting all temperamental, PMSing like a hysterical female, now bright red and now mysteriously absent. Okay, twinkles, what's doing on here? Unplug, replug, focus, refocus ...

Call in DH, master electrician of the house, to wave his magic fingers over the problem and he tells me that the wire has gone haywire, so to speak, and it is time to get a new laser stylus for Lily Aurora.

Noooooo!

The quilt shop that sold Lily Aurora to me eleven years ago has closed up (owners retired) and when I check the HQ website their store locator page is non-functional. The HQ website is not much help  when it comes to shopping for a laser stylus and so I send a message via their "Help Page".

And now I must wait.

Good thing I have two other projects to keep me busy. You guys who work on multiple quilts at the same time have the right idea.  LOL

It is a holiday weekend ....

The light on my handle bar went out last week. Looks like I can get a replacement at Home Depot. 

Dee in TX (DBRADFOR3)

From: Dee in TX (DBRADFOR3)

5/28/21

I have had pretty good luck with HQ's customer service, give them a call.

judyinohio

From: judyinohio

5/28/21

Becky at HQ's home office in Utah just sent me an email telling me the part number I needed to order (and the price and telephone number to call).  Annie answered the phone at HQ's home office promptly and gave me the cost of shipping, took my credit card information and informed me the light would be shipped on Tuesday.

So now I will happily work on those red and neutrals HST blocks while I wait for my new laser light to arrive.

It is so pleasant to work with a company that doesn't use automated telephone trees ... none of that "press one, press two, press three" monkey business ...

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