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Scrap Quilt #117 – Another Quilt Top from Donated Blocks

The quilt top I did the last week from the donated blocks was the same sack I got these blocks and unfinished blocks. Theses were blues and greens, and purple batik. I don’t buy batiks, because they are expensive and for me the … Continue reading

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Central Arkansas Quilters – August Meeting 2014

The CAQ  had their regular August meeting in Conway. They showed the blocks they made at the Mickey Depree workshop and had show and tell. The program was a sit and sew. We made a new block that Debbie Weaver taught. It was … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt # 115 – The Fan Blocks

I think it was May when Cathy Jones gave me a sack of older quilt stuff. In it was a stack of fans, some unfinished blocks and some pink yardage to finish the blocks. I think I had to make … Continue reading

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Tennessee Valley Quilters Association – Part 2

After lunch I set up my quilts on the stage. I brought some of the school quilts, my embellished quilts, and some contest quilts to show what  have done. Then the lecture was on showing how to use up scraps … Continue reading

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Glenda’s Pink Layer Cake Quilt Top

My friend, Glenda, gave me a pink layer cake. Sounds edible, but it is a stack of 10 inch fabrics from a line. You buy the layer cake and make a quilt based on the fabrics stacked. Well, she gave … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt # 114 – Janie Gave Me Challenge Blocks at Tulsa

When I was at Tulsa Janie Sutterfield gave me a stack of challenge blocks. She said she tried to put them together but didn’t. I now why now. Some of the blocks were 9′ 1/2″ and some were 8′ 1/4′. I thought, “First … Continue reading

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Crazy Quilt Border on Lois’ Scrap Top

I took my top from Lois Hall’s blocks and put a crazy quilt border on it at our small quilt retreat. The blog post about Lois and the scrap quilt top is:  https://jimgatling.wordpress.com/2014/06/22/lois-amish-square-in-a-square-in-a-square/ (Just click on that.) I had the top finished … Continue reading

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Saline County Quilters Guild – June 2014 Meeting Part 2

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Scrap Quilt # 111 – My Latest Quilt Top from Fannie’s Quilt Scraps

My friend Fannie came over after Christmas and gave me 2 big boxes of leftover quilt pieces, embroidered blocks and some orphan blocks. I kept it awhile and then sorted it. There was several things that were sorta individual and I couldn’t think … Continue reading

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Leah’s Scraps and the Water Lily Quilt

Two weekends ago Natalie and I went to Otter Creek to sew day Leah called on the way and asked us to come by her house. She wasn’t going and had some stuff for me. I love Leah’s scraps. She buys the fabrics I don’t so … Continue reading

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