1st SAL.....Peg, Dale and I committed to stitching Anni Downs - A Gardener's Journal in March. I blogged about this on my blog thinking maybe one or 2 others may join us and lots of girls indicated an interest so I decided to start this blog where we can all encourage each other to meet the goals set along the way....March 2010 -March 2011...........
2nd SAL ......well so many of the girls wanted to continue on with another project and some new girls joined us and now approx 91 girls are stitching Natalie Bird's Tis the Season. March to Sept 2011...............
3rd SAL....many girls want to stick with the SAL so now we have moved onto Anni Downs Some Kind of Wonderful - My Favourite Things Quilt.......Oct 2011-Oct 2012.........
Where are we now.....
4th SAL 2013...is numerous smaller projects from the previous 2 books Tis the Season and Some Kind of Wonderful plus some projects from Red Home by Natalie Bird approx 60 ladies stitching together.........
2014 we had the year off..............
5th SAL 2015..........inspired to continue we are doing another quilt project.....Anni Downs newest quilt Natures Journey.....
6th SAL 2017.............A Holly Cottage Christmas by Michelle Ridgway.......once again the pattern is in an affordable book so it is easy for everyone to join in...........and you can raid your stash for the fabrics........or lash out and buy a the whole lot........this SAL will be run by Fiona aka Bubz Rugz and Raewyn........
Chookyblue........

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Holidays and Patty Cakes .....

These are so much fun..... and I am so enjoying seeing what others are doing....  like many others this is a needle-turn learning experience for me ....

I haven't been using a stabiliser backing when I do the stitcheries .... didn't think of it but will do so  next time ...

This is my most recent blocks ....



..... tea cups next .....

best wishes for lots of Wonderful Things to you all

9 comments:

Fiona said...

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De said...

Oh your cherries are so even..........

Chookyblue...... said...

going great Fiona......hey look yummo...........

Sharon - Lilabelle Lane said...

Looking great and I love the green suitcase

Susan said...

Great blocks - and a personal touch.

Love Bears All Things said...

They're beautiful!
Mama Bear

Kayly said...

I agree with De (above). Those cherries are perfect. Well done. Mine were squashed in the packet at the shop before they were put on top of my cakes. LOL.

Helen said...

Your blocks are gorgeous. I love the fabrics you are using.

Ulla's Quilt World said...

Hi! Greetings from Finland! Your quilts are so fantastic! It's so nice to find other quilters all around the world! :)