Pieced Color Theory

Batik Color Theory quilt blocks have been finished.  Yesterday I started to sew the puzzle pieces together while watching Titanic (again!) on Bravo.  Hope to find the time to get the top completely sewn together this weekend.

color theory pieced

The top right corner that appears to be missing is actually under my sewing machine needle.  I purchased the batik quilt back fabric last week and it is going to be super bright!

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Craftsy Block of the Month 2014 – Color Theory

I signed up for the Color Theory class on Craftsy and decided it was time to actually pull some fabrics and get started on making the quilt detailed in this class.

I pulled batiks that I thought would go well in this project.

color theory fabrics

I can’t say that I am too thrilled with the blue fabric choices I sewed into strata for the first 6 longish blocks, but I’m thinking the color choices will be allright once the warmer colors are added to the quilt.

color theory strata

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Winged Square Block – Christmas Quilt

I have never made a Christmas quilt and want to make something that is quick and easy.  I have tons and tons of green fabric (seems like most of my stash is green!), and I have plenty of white and a few reds.  This block from Victoria of Bumblebeans seems like it may be the perfect choice for my first Christmas quilt.

V Findlay Wolfe BLOG: Xmas project!

Time to start pulling fabric!

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Wednesday Progress – Backing Done & Quilting Begins

I pieced the backing for this baby quilt.  I like all of the color and I’m sure my granddaughter will be mesmerized by it.


Now the quilt is on the frame and I’m halfway done quilting it.


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