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What Are You Working On Now?   General Discussion

Started 11/19/17 by MarciainMD; 500314 views.
latterberry

From: latterberry

Oct-27

Your llama farm is beyond incredible.  It amazes me how quickly you got it finished.  My granddaughter would adore it.

LindaPutt

From: LindaPutt

Oct-27

Amazing quilt - beautiful collection of thread.  The way you have your thread displayed would draw me into wanting to quilt.  Inspirational!

Oh my word, look at that scrumptious thread.  I got rid of most of my embroidery thread thinking I wouldn’t use it. Now I am quilting with rulers and slowly replacing the thread collection! Your color wheels are amazing. 

Texas flag quilt almost done.  I am deciding whether I want to quilt it before attaching the star or not.  This is a commission quilt and honestly I've already spent too much time on it, I decided to add two more rows/columns to make it bigger since I had enough fabric and that cost some time.  Now I'm not sure how involved I need to get on the quilting.  Do I do an all over design, even over the star?  Do I change thread colors, etc etc.  so I'm going to spend this evening practicing some quilting ideas, hoping that will help me decide.

I think it would be great to just put horizontal wavy lines in the white and red sections, and maybe echo quilting for the star section.  

Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

Oct-27

Jonna & I are thinking along the same lines!    wavy lines!

Or, what about point to point lines, echoing the outline of the star ... put the lines about 1" apart?

Here are my Incredibles - photo taken a few years ago (Mateo is now 12 years old).  One of my favorite pictures of them.  #grandmalove 

hmm, I like your idea better.  Especially when I consider the thread color.  really don't want red in the white & visa versa.  

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