Wednesday, 11 March 2009

Coloured Trapunto Workshop

Hamtune Quilters Northampton


On Tuesday 3rd evening I taught 33 ladies how to do Annie London's coloured trapunto. It was a fun evening and I will be repeating the workshop for the BQS group on Saturday 14th. Everyone seemed to enjoy themselves and quite a few managed to complete the whole thing in the 2 hours.

Bears in the Farmhouse





RIGHT
Step 3 of Bears in the Farmhouse, 12 blocks to this stage just completed in time. Now to work on Step 4 and add borders and join the squares together.
LEFT
Worked hard today and have Step 4 completed.. have to wait until 25th for the next step.

Stash Busting March

I'm a little late starting my March Stash Busting log. I have been trying to finish some projects.
January started with 620 yds
Added to stash 67 yds Used 81 yds Balance 31st March 606 yds.

Added 3rd March 13 yds [mostly cream ] Used this week 0 yds balance 613.25
Added 10th March 0 yds Used this week 3yds [fairy blocks] balance 610.25 yds
Added 17th March 0 yds Used this week 0yds balance 610.25 yds
Added 24th March 3 yds [gift] Used 6.25 yds [Attic windows/curtains] balance 607yds
Added 31st March 0 yds Used 1 yd [Chicken] balance 606yds

Day 4 knitting, reading and the NT

After the past couple of busy days we decided to have a day 'at home'. Chris had a book to read and I planned to knit. When we arri...