Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Wednesday - I'm on island time.

Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt - Aug 3

Here are my Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt blocks so far. I have 14 done. A bit behind, this week should be 18, but now that I am back to sewing, I should be able to catch up soon.

Snowball - #81 Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt

This one is Snowball, #81. I love the simplicity of the snowball block, one day it alone will make a wonderful quilt.

Whirlpool - #102 Farmer's Wife Sampler Quilt

This one is Whirlpool, #102. I used water colours to add to the effect.

Clay's Choice - Mystery Quilt QAL

I am also catching up on the Mystery Quilt QAL. This block is called Clay's Choice.

Friendship Stars - Mystery Quilt QAL

I am sure you recognize Friendship Stars. I so love the friendship star block, I am going to start a quilt of these soon.

Mystery Quilt QAL blocks - Aug 3

Here are my Mystery Quilt blocks so far. I am not yet finished the most recent instructions, so even with this progress I am still behind.

Aqua and Orange Bee

These are my blocks for Alix for my Twelve Month Quilting Bee. These blocks are called garden fence and a tutorial is here at Hyacinth Quilts.

I have many other projects to get to work on, but living on an island for the month means that I am working on being more laid back (clearly something I need more practice at). I will update you as I go, but I am not stressing about it today.

I am linking up to WIP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced. Please go and see what everyone is up to, I am looking forward to catching up with all the wonderful work that is always there.

WIP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced

Best,

Leanne

11 comments:

  1. Oh these blocks are all fantastic! I love your fabric and colour choices!

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  2. Oh my land, I love ever single picture on this post!!! ALL of your blocks look amazing!!!

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  3. Island time is good...... Your blocks look great.

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  4. I love your use of white in your blocks,it gives a lovely fresh look. I'm not up to 18 yet either.

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  5. Oh, the island life sounds good right about now! Great blocks - every one!

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  6. Good to hear you're not stressing! Your blocks are beautiful, I can see why you would want to remake some as whole quilts. I esp. like garden fence, so modern and fresh. Jxo

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  7. Your mystery quilt blocks are GORGEOUS. Love the colors. And you're really coming along on Farmer's Wife, too! Thanks for linking up to WIP Wednesday. : )

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  8. We are at the same place with our Mystery Blocks. I will be posting about mine later tonight. Thanks for sharing yours because they are gorgeous!!!

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  9. All the blocks are so good. Checking out the tutorial to the garden fence as soon as I'm done with this. Thanks! :)
    Spending a whole month on an island! Wow!

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  10. I love the colours you've chosen for Farmer's Wife. They are so vibrant.

    A month on an island sounds like pure bliss. Have room for one more? :)

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  11. Love your FW blocks. I have refused to get bitten by the bug because I already have so much going on but I can see that I will have to do this one before it's all said and done.

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