Author Archives: threadmistress

Basting, basting, basting…

But not a turkey!  Happily, my lovely neighbor, Roz, brought me leftovers from her son and daughter-in-law’s feast.  Totally delicious, gluten-free, and way easier than making a Thanksgiving meal for myself. So, the layers are almost entirely basted.  My knees … Continue reading

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The Corner Kites, up close

I haven’t done a post with the kites up close yet, so here they are.   You  may click the photos to see them larger.

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Happy Thanksgiving!!

Here we are, all sewn together: You may be able to see that I haven’t sewn in the lower right kite (in the top left of this picture) because Diane and I are still working on the redwork embroidery.  We’re … Continue reading

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So far…

Am just starting to attach the borders/kites.  Here are the elements laid out next to each other on the floor:      

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Welcome to My Table

Dining room table, that is:

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Woo-Hoo!!!!

Quilt top done, except for the kites and triangles.  Here it is, held up by two mysterious men (whose bedhead and sleepy faces were not ready for their close-up).  I’m bringing it to DJ class tomorrow night and, hopefully, Friday … Continue reading

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Even more blocks!

It’s been a couple weeks since I posted block arrivals, and in the meantime have received a whole bunch, which I’ve been inserting in the assembled rows.  We’re up to the last row in terms of adding sashing and piecing … Continue reading

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