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What Are You Working On Now?   General Discussion

Started 11/19/17 by MarciainMD; 607882 views.

Can't get back to my photo to add text. I am back on the longarm again today working on the dark stars in the center of the light areas. 2 rows done 7 to go. Then I need to finish the feathers on the edges and do a feather all around the border.

I started the last side of the binding boxed square queen  sized quilt. Hope to finish today. 

Also want to prep a few more labels.

Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

11/3/21

Ah, these 4-unit hexies are for my color blocked smoothed hexies.  I just put them wherever they look "best".

Here's a picture of the orange portion.

Dee in TX (DBRADFOR3)

From: Dee in TX (DBRADFOR3)

11/3/21

I've been practicing some of the new edge to edge designs.  I've finally figured out the trick of quilting right to left (ballpoint needle, different thread, looser tension on the quilt) - I feel silly it took me this long (7 years?).  I am having fun learning new patterns and the class I'm taking has only just started.  I also realized the red thread I bought for DD's red&white quilt will work just fine on I spy quilts - duh!

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

11/3/21

Many of us who attend the retreat also post outside that thread.  The rest of you are not forgotten and we still like to see/hear what you are working on and your thoughts.

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

11/3/21

Glad you brought the hexies.  I was just thinking that you were going to run out of hand work for the trip.

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

11/3/21

Can't really see you quilting in the dark areas.  I'm sure it is as nice as the rest.

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

11/3/21

Thought of you today.  I saw a tile wall that reminded me of your hexie projects.  I'll send it to you probably by text as I took it with my phone.

Mishii

From: Mishii

11/3/21

There are only 7 posts in the retreat thread so your ignore button is getting a rest this year

Thanks! It is really hard to photograph so you can see the quilting. It shows up much better in person. If you were in the 3" nine patch swaps some years back some of your blocks may be in the quilt.

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