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I'm pretty sure I'm going to dive into doing a Dear Jane quilt. I bought the book from a quilting friend and have started collecting appropriate fabrics. Need advice: Do you hand piece the blocks or machine piece? Do you cut and piece or do you paper piece? Does paper piecing offer more accuracy ?
Thanks in advance.
OOOO I wish I could txt, email, tweet, snap, pin, post something to ol' Mother Nature. She's made me lose my sew-jo, and at moments I don't even want to hang around with myself for fear I will cuss myself out.
Luckily in a few weeks I will be at the International Quilt…Continue
I haven't been here for a while. I feel like I've been on a huge treadmill. Dashing here, running there, falling on the ice (I'm fine but I landed flat on my back before I knew I was falling). Not much quilting going on.
But, when I was standing still for a moment, I ended up with a three new projects from our quilt guild--make an applique block, do a challenge with HIDEOUS FABRICS, and participate in a mystery quilt. Damn.
I've almost finished the table quilt I'm supposed to…Continue