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12 x 12–Favorite expressions theme

I had a hard time coming up with an expression I could translate into fabric!  I wanted to do “You can’t make a silk purse from a sow’s ear” and even had some purse fabric on hand.  But when I … Continue reading

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12 x 12 catch up

I am caught up for our September theme (doors)!  Man, does that feel good.  I missed the last two meetings so I procrastinated making the quilts.  My Season theme idea is not my favorite but I did try two new … Continue reading

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12 x 12–other Cat quilts

Vicki has lots of cat fabric and chose to make a crazy quilt.  She used decorative machine stitches to quilt it. Melinda depicted the various moods indicated by her cat’s tale when dealing with her (Melinda’s) visiting granddaughter. Sharyn’s quilt … Continue reading

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12 x 12–Cats

Our January theme was Cats.  I have always loved appliqued quilts of tigers and zebras so I pushed myself to do my cat using Heat n Bond.  BTW, I was the only member of the group who portrayed a non-domestic … Continue reading

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12 x 12 catch up

I promised I would show you Mary Ann’s “Between the Lines” quilt when I got the photos and here it is–a spectacular idea and beautifully executed.  (I erased her name and address from the quilt back photo, creating a smudge … Continue reading

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12 x 12–other Between the Lines quilts

Lots of great quilts this time so there are many photos!  I’ll start with the the one I found most amusing.  Karen took her inspiration from a T-shirt she was wearing (under another shirt).  Her “lines” were the two sides … Continue reading

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12 x 12–Between the Lines

As per usual, my first idea for this theme was not the one I finished because out the gate, I miscalculated the needed piece sizes–thank goodness for that.  It was beyond dull. I had had another idea which involved beading … Continue reading

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