Thursday, May 23, 2013

Pineapple blocks and 2013 update

These pineapple blocks are finally done!

I did do other blocks in between, so that helped.

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Here I’m done trimming them- not with scissors but rotary cut Smile

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All lined up and pretty!

I’m still tearing out papers- almost done though

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Here’s another Women of the bible BOW #30

ATHALIAH AND JEHOSHEBA- never heard of them until now

the block is called Grandmother and Athaliah was one, but not a NICE one. wow! killed everyone just so she could have the throne!

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I modified the block as it had a lot of Y seams so instead I did HSTs

Today I also worked on some “secret” projects.

I’m sure you can guess what it’s about since it’s an apple and this time of year Smile

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Yesterday, Sonja got a hold of my centering tape from the long arm frame and she pulled it and had it wave up and down and thought it was funny!

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She also found Winnie the Pooh- he’s bigger than her!

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And she’s starting to pull herself up to standing! watch out world!

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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- blocks are done

#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 – ironed down border applique, top stitching

#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- DONE!

#15 Christmas tree skirt- top done

#16 hexie flowers- 47 done I think

#17 women of the bible quilt blocks- block #30 done

#18 Boxes!- Put the fabrics on the shelf for something else

#19 McCall's #5 diamond in squares - DONE! GOT IT BACK

#20- roman holiday- kit

#21 Benartex floral quilt- DONE!

#22 Valentine's Round Robin- DONE!

#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 –gave away the Thomas Quilt on friday and another girly quilt to another teacher who’s due this week

#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- May is DONE! and mailed

#35 (feb) Ning’s T-shirt quilt – DONE!

#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- #23 done

#41 (April)- scrappy trip around the world- top done

#42 (April)- mellow yellow tumblers- DONE!

#43 (April) X and + quilt- future quilt?

#44 (April) – kaleidoscope blocks a few blocks done

#45 (April) Under water Stars- DONE!

#46 (May) Dress for Sonja # 4661 – DONE!

#47 (May) outfit for Sonja #4661- DONE!

#48 (May) Sampler Quilt along- blocks 1 and 2 done and post scheduled

2 comments:

Janet O. said...

Of course I love those pineapple blocks!
That photo of Sonja with Winnie--too cute!! : )

desertskyquilts said...

Pineapple blocks look good! Your Athaliah block looks great, too. I like the easier piecing.