Saturday, April 13, 2013

I changed my mind

After making another NY beauty block I decided I really DON’T like curves
I then remembered how fun it was to make kaleidoscope blocks and of course started playing with EQ again
I have an EQ kaleidoscope CD and took 16 different  blocks and changed SOMETHING on each of them.
I did two different “looks” I like the blue and yellow the best
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So here’s the first block
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And the second block ( I changed the block after looking at the foundation pieces so it’s not shown above)
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I’m doing them all scrappy, I like them!
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I also moved the fabrics back in the corner, even though I loved having them on the other shelf, they would be in the morning sun if I didn’t pull the curtains, so now they are in the corner of the room that never gets direct sun
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And the scrap bins and Go! dies are back on the other shelves
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Sonja was supervising!
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Here’s my other daughter Solveig Smile
we just had fun taking lots of pictures in her pretty red dress!
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Here's an update on my 2013 list
#1 giraffe wall hanging - still working on needle turn applique, mommy giraffe almost done
#2 pineapple black and blue quilt- giving these a break now
#3 Bonnie Hunter ORCA mystery - DONE!
#4 green, red, yellow flower quilt- TOSSED!
#5 spring swap blocks- Quilt top DONE!
# 6 Making memories embroidered panel- pillow done!
#7 fall leaf blocks swap- ready to quilt
#8 bubble gum quilt kit won at quilt show - top done adding vine on border
#9 won 9 march BOM -dotted flowers -DONE!
#10 MMMR -DONE!!
#11- drunkard's path- DONE!
#12- Hidden forest- applique- traced owl
#13 pin cushion swap - mailed
#14 geese in a ring- top DONE!
#15 Christmas tree skirt- top done
#16 hexie flowers- 47 done I think
#17 women of the bible quilt blocks- block #24 done
#18 Boxes!- Put the fabrics on the shelf for something else
#19 McCall's #5 diamond in squares - DONE! & mailed
#20- roman holiday- kit
#21 Benartex floral quilt- DONE!
#22 Valentine's Round Robin- Top here ready to quilt
#23 Woven Stars for CT - DONE!
#24 Quilt it today #2- red, white and blue quilt-DONE! mailed
#25- easy street- DONE!
#26 McCall's #6 flower star- DONE!
#27 McCall's #7- mellow yellow- DONE and mailed
#28- Book quilt- may use Nancy Drew
#29 and 30(December) twin boy quilts -spider web quilt done maybe use Quilt it today Thomas quilt?
#31 "birds"(Jan), #3 quilt it today- DONE
#32 winding reds(Jan) #4 quilt it today- Done and ready to mail
#33- (feb)CT botanical fabrics- DONE!
#34 MMRR2- april is DONE!
#35 (feb) T-shirt quilt planned- a few shirts cut up
#36 (feb) floral quilt along- DONE!
#37(feb) Nancy drew blog hop quilt- done!
# 38 (March) stuffed owl- Owlivia DONE!
#39(March) - 2 girl skirts- done!
#40(Jan) Ahhhh's- working on 15
#41 (April)- scrappy trip around the world- sewing strips together
#42 (April)- mellow yellow tumblers- top done ready to quilt
#43 (April) X and + quilt- future quilt?
#44 (April) – NY beauties changed to kaleidoscope blocks










































8 comments:

tubakk said...

Disse blokkene likte jeg godt!

Teresa in Music City said...

Love it! There are some really cool blocks in this mock-up. And blue and yellow together are always a winner :*)

BillieBee (billiemick) said...

Gorgeous children. I really like your blocks.

Vroomans' Quilts said...

And they think I am a quilting machine! Lovely work, sweet little ones, and wow what a list!!

SewCalGal said...

Beautiful design.

SewCalGal
www.sewcalgal.blogspot.com

desertskyquilts said...

I didn't like the mock up, but I like the actual blocks, maybe because they are softer in color. That's going to be a knock-out quilt.

Michelle said...

Those are really pretty! (I might still like the curves better, though)

Cyn said...

Great blocks. LOVE the blue and yellow... cheerful and fun.
Your DDs are so cute!