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Whole Cloth Challenge Update

Lisa posted a couple of Whole Cloth updates on her blog. I appreciate her honesty and admire her tenacity in learning how to free motion on her BERNINA 750. I'd feel quite the same on the long arm, in part because no matter what kind of machine we quilt on there is a learning curve… Continue reading Whole Cloth Challenge Update

Whole Cloth Challenge

Whole Cloth Challenge Update

I think. A lot. Sometimes I over think things. Sigh. It happens. I over think quilts All.The.Time. I'm okay with that. I've been thinking about this whole cloth challenge, you know the one with Lisa Calle. So now I have a title and a design idea: Intertwined. I've been thinking about how we're all connected… Continue reading Whole Cloth Challenge Update

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Whole Cloth Challenge update

This morning I read Terry Grant's post One of my greatest achievements is not being perfect with great interest. I nodded in agreement as she talked of choosing just the right color of paint for a room based on a swatch of fabric, finally settling for "close enough". Rather than stressing out over the color… Continue reading Whole Cloth Challenge update

Whole Cloth Challenge

Whole Cloth Challenge – post #3

shhh don't tell anyone but my whole cloth quilts have come to a screeching halt. it's okay though this is part of my process, a life long kind of thing - procrastination Because I'm doing two quilts I will be making more of a time investment in planning them out. Like in the next week… Continue reading Whole Cloth Challenge – post #3

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Whole cloth challenge and choosing fabric

Seriously I just wanted to post this picture again it just makes me happy. I realized too there is a color missing here. I have 3 yards of sky (baby) blue too. I don't know how I missed that. The other day when I posted this I was choosing between the copper and the purple,… Continue reading Whole cloth challenge and choosing fabric

Whole Cloth Challenge

Whole Cloth Challenge

Lisa and I are challenging each other to create whole cloth quilts (my original post)before Quilt Market. We're both using Robert Kaufman's Radiance, a cotton/silk blend. Anyone joining in on the fun can use their favorite fabric. If  you need, or perhaps just want some Radiance for the challenge Olde City Quilts has a great… Continue reading Whole Cloth Challenge

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Machine Quilting Unlimited Whole Cloth Challenge Exhibit

My gratitude to Sherry Reynolds for taking the time to visit the exhibit and take photos for me to use on my blog.  This is a gift for me as I was not able to attend HMQS.                                    … Continue reading Machine Quilting Unlimited Whole Cloth Challenge Exhibit