|Mariner's Compass, made 2001, original pattern|
|Double Wedding Ring--this is a mini, made 2009, pattern by Virginia Robertson|
|Feathered Stars: Joyful Journey made 2009, pattern by Sue Garman|
The PowerPoint is ready and I did step-outs for blocks needed for my next quilt, Diamond Jubilee. I'm about a year and a half behind in starting that one so this was a good reason to get started. Here are the 2 blocks I made this week:
These are 15" finished stars. One I made by Foundation Paper Piecing with Sue Garman's pattern, Stars for a New Day. The other I did by regular piecing. The problem with that: those feathers are a weird size for regular piecing: 13/16". Yes, I did all the measurements in sixteenths of an inch--crazy! At the lecture, I'll have suggestions on how not to make it so hard.
I've also been plugging away at the Barbara Brackman Stars in a Time Warp QuiltAlong blocks. Here are the last four weeks:
|I'm on the lookout for a Printed Center Medallion panel|
|A lifetime of Applique' though|