Quilt ADD in therapy

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Other than my family, the passion of my life is quilting. An eclectic, I love a wide variety of styles and techniques encompassing both machine and hand work. Instagram: lyncc_quilts

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

My WIP Wednesday #11

Dev's What a Hoot is almost there! 


After a mutual audition session wherein she chose the border and ribbon colors she wants, 




I got the inner grid and the first borders put together:


(This is hanging folded over in half.)
It was so funny - I worked a bit crazily to get the inner grid together before she got home that night from a date, thinking she'd be all excited. After a little looking, she says with a hurt-feelinged voice, "but how come mine don't get eyeballs??"  ROFL. I got a sheepish grin and "oh, yeah!" when I reminded her that the buttons get sewn on as the very last thing after quilting and even binding are finished. And furthermore, that she had helped me choose the buttons she wants for the eyes at the last button sale!  lolol


Now to make the triple ribboning with the Celtic corners. A bit of a headache, really. Why, oh whyyyy did I not take notes last year when I figured Heather's out??  Definitely doing that this time around, with pics for a tutorial, so I can do Marissa's much more easily in a few years when it's her turn.  :D



Thank you to Lee at Freshly Pieced for hosting WIP Wednesdays it really keeps me motivated to keep those UFOs going! (Go check out what everyone else is doing.)


This week's stats:
New Projects - 0!! 
        
        (yay)
Completed Projects This Week - 0 

         
In Active Progress - 
        (What a Hoot, Devon!)
UFO Firing Range - 36.667 

         
Finishes for 2011 - 15  


Completed tops awaiting quilting:
Hugs and Kisses from Above (minky here - next task)

Sailing with the Flying Needles (is at the longarm studio!!)
Two charity wheelchair quilts
Around the World with Mr. Hernandez (Mr. Hernandez's)
Around the World with Mr. Hernandez (Heather's)
Dreamy Unicorns
Wagon Wheels West #2

Be Attitudes
We Love Kelly
Devon's Silk Spinners

Marissa's Minky Squares
Kelly's Thirties Hand Quilter
Kelly's Calico
Leap Frog Lily Pond

Poor Forgotten Orphan from 15 Years Ago #1

4 comments:

Melinda said...

So Stinkin' Cute! My 9 year old is still hanging on to the pink stage a bit longer so the quilt I did for her had a bit more pink in it then I would have liked. But your owls just take the cake!

Marsha S said...

Love the What a Hoot quilt.
I was going to skip posting this week but instead I got out all the things I would like to work on this next week and took photos. I'm hoping it will inspire me to get my act together.

Rachaeldaisy said...

I'm laughing about the eyes!! So funny! It's so lovely that you'll pick buttons out together!

Barb said...

Your quilt is soooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo adorable!!!!