It' s posted ! My experience in Egypt (2009). Enjoy!
Added by Billie Blakeney on November 30, 2010 at 2:36pm — No Comments
With the Double Wedding Ring quilt done...I'm moving on to another quilt from my early days of quilting. This one is a sampler that I had the guts to teach several ladies at the time. Thinking that everyone had developed skills beyond threading a needle, this actually became a real challenge to teach others. Most of them wound up making pillow covers. I just went ahead and finished making the quilt top, then stashed it in a suitcase marked for 'to do' quilt tops and was forgotten. Now my…Continue
It's DONE! Not perfect but after 20 years of sitting around waiting for completion, it's DONE!
ps photos to follow
pps - just checked how many more UFO's I have from the past....3 queen size quilts and one scrap quilt from possibly the 40's that I acquired from an antique dealer.
What can I say??? Making strides handquilting two quilts and gaining on visualizing the end of the tunnel so to speak. A few more days and I'll be ready to bind the DWR. The Feathered Star is also coming along to completion.
I absolutely refuse to start another project until I get these two off of my lap! So all those beautiful fabrics I just bought in Lancaster and this past summer will just have to wait. My goal is to make the "to do" list a bit smaller, before the "to make" list…Continue