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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Friday Finish

Just finished this quilt top today – with all of its color, I don’t have a suitable fabric for the back, so I will begin piecing a back with an assortment of fabrics that were used on the front.


Those little blocks on the left are some of my split nine patch blocks that I am making as a leader and ender challenge on Bonnie Hunter’s blog.  I’m using 3″ strips for the squares and half square triangles.  I have a total of 26 blocks done, so I figure I’m a quarter of the way there!

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