Monday, January 23, 2017

Quilting| Rohen's Quilt Progress

Quilting

I made the black sheep for his sister now I am finishing up my nephew's "I'm a star" quilt.


I started these blocks back in August, It got put on the shelf because I tend to bounce around with my creative projects quite a bit. 







Now I have this stack of scraps to play with and combine the blocks. I can't wait to show you the finish!  



Monday, January 16, 2017

Quilting| 2017 FAL

2017 FAL

This is my first FAL. There are seven quilting projects on the table this year. I missed the Q1 goals submission deadline, I will try again in Q2! I should be closer to a finish too! that would be awesome. Until then I am finding this a good way to track my progress and stay organized!

OK, 2017 bring it on! I'm ready!

1. I cut your Grandmothers quilt up
2. Scrappy Minky Diamonds
3. Scona 2016 Championships or 2017 season
4. Four Winds and Batman for Jen and Jr
5. Inheritance
6. Rohen
7. Star Chart

1. I Cut up your grandmother's quilt
2. Scrappy Minx Diamonds
3. Scona 2016 Championship or 2017 season
4. Four Winds and Batman for Jen and Jr.
5. Inheritance 
6. Rohen
7. Star Chart
  

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Rug Hooking| Moog Pattern

Rug Hooking

I made my first pattern from a paper image. I taped the linen to the wall and projected the image for tracing the major elements. I haven't asked for permission to use it yet from the toy maker.... it is only for my use, but I will still ask since I am posting pictures online. …


Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Quilting| The Newest Quilt

Quilting 

This one is for all of the black sheep out there. It didn't start out that way; It started as a baby quilt for my niece. She was born in the year of the ram/lamb and her mother is Vietnamese. Thus the concept using the silhouette and Japanese fabrics. I gifted this quilt to the parents at Christmas, they were so appreciative and the other guests at the gathering were lavish with their praise. I hope it looks interesting to you all... :D



May I present: The latest quilt 


The quilt top is made from imprivisionaly piecing strips of the black striped fabric with the red components placed in interesting and pleasing arrangements. The black striped fabric was upcycled from a quilt cover that had a white based alternating strip. I cut out the black ones and used them because they were better. 


1/20/2017  - I added this quilt to the Friday Finishes for January 20th ,and AHIQ 2017.I am pretty new at this so I'm still trying to catch on to the blogging game :) click the below link to share 

Finished or Not Friday at Busy Hands Quilts