Category Archives: Circle within Circle

PS–process addition

Before I get started talking about my “art quilts,” I think I have been a bit of a slacker when it comes to sharing process details/decision points.  I meant to share a few photos from the circle quilt regarding choosing … Continue reading

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Circle success–a finish

When I got all the Circle in Circle blocks together and started thinking about a border, I was thrilled to find that all seven quilts using this block in Mary Mashuta’s Confetti Quilts were finished by binding only–NO BORDERS.  Why … Continue reading

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Circle in circle progress

This project has been in a drawer because I started it as a hand piecing project and did not really have the motivation to keep tackling those curves.  In the back of my mind I had been considering sewing the … Continue reading

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Quilting friends to the rescue

It has been 6.5 weeks since I lost my sweetheart.  There has been much to do and little interest in quilting.  But my friend Carol went through her large stash and gave me many additions for the project that has … Continue reading

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Circle in circle progress

Less than half the blocks are completed so this is not a final arrangement–just a progress report.  I know I will not have the darkest fabric smack in the middle!  When I started a few sample blocks, I had just … Continue reading

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New project

Except for four little corner pieces, my tumbling stars top is together.  Photo later as I have the vintage stars on my design wall now which I can’t work on since I’m waiting on a couple of additional joiner fabrics … Continue reading

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