WIP Wednesday #4 and QAL Week #4

I have the week off work so I’ve been able to play in my studio a lot more than I normally would. This is week four of the Star Surround Quilt-a-long (QAL) and this week I had to cut and piece 192 flying geese. Here are mine all pressed and ready to go.  The past two weeks I have finished my assignments with just hours to spare before the deadline.   This week I am finished 4 days early…..yeah me!!!  Next week we start assembling our first block.

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I also started working on Leftovers II.  I had so many left over 1-1/2″ wide strips of fabric from my Blue Odyssey Quilt so I came up with a new quilt design to utilize a few of them.  It will have thirty five 6×6 blocks of 1 inch squares and twenty four 3×3 blocks of 1 inch squares set on point and then a border of 1×1 inch squares.  I haven’t decided if my background will be a bright white kona solid or a deep black.  I’ve ordered both from my local quilt store and I will make my decision once I can lay out my blocks and see which one makes it ‘sing’.

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Linking up to The Needle and Thread Network and Happy Quilting: Star Surround Quilt-a-long.

2013 WIP Size Current status
Pink & blue batik King waiting for borders
Asian Shadow Box King waiting for border s
2012 BOM ‘Blues’ King quilt top
2012 BOM ‘Opera King quilt top
Kimono Wall hanging quilt top
Waterlily Wall hanging quilt top
One block wonder Queen piecing
Peacock Lap quilt top
Leftovers I Lap quilt top
Leftovers II Lap piecing
Star Surround QAL Lap piecing
Blue Hydrangea King FMQ
Dragonflies Wall hanging Binding
2013 Completions Size
2011 BOM ‘Spring King
Blue Odyssey King
Kassidy’s flannel Baby
Sue’s Summer Breeze Queen/King
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Filed under QAL, Quilt-A-Long, Quilting, WIP, Work-in-progress

2 responses to “WIP Wednesday #4 and QAL Week #4

  1. And they look fantastic!! Great job on getting them all done and so early 🙂 I can’t wait to see yours all come together 🙂

  2. Love the fabrics for your Star Surround quilt. Whatever that yellow and black print is on the left in the second row… it looks amazing.

    I got mine done days early this week too (instead of sneaking in just barely under the wire!), but that’s because I had the long weekend off work!

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