Quilt ADD in therapy

My photo
Colorado, United States
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

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

My WIP #15 - Rolling out still more UFO's!

Moving some more UFO’s onto the target range!

Sailing with the Flying Needles


Binding half-way stitched down – about 81” square. Then a wash and embellishments. This is the first time I've used straight seams on binding, but I needed to match the switch between turquoise and navy. . .


~*~*~*~

 Around the World with Mr. Hernandez


(Twin memory quilts, about 50” square each). Getting marked for concept quilting & sandwiched for attention this week! We’ll see if I can get them both quilted. Backs and binding already cut, pressed, ready to go.

~*~*~*~ 
And Lori’s Irish Butterflies are on-hand by my piecing machine for when I get sick of quilting.  :D

Oh, yes! And the other two girls (those who are not going gung-ho with a dragon project around wisdom-tooth surgery recovery) are starting triplet heart quilts to get minky backs.

~*~*~*~

A big "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 - there are some really neat projects out there!)



Also, Check out my BOMs AWAY Mondays regular link-up.  



This week's stats:

New Projects - 3    (It’s OK - the kids are actually doing these – Give Me Some Minky Love! x 3)
Completed Projects This Week - 2!    (Hugs and Kisses, Howling at the Moon)   
In Active Progress - 4    (Sailing with the Flying Needles, Around the World Mr. Hernandez, Around the World Heather, Lori’s Irish Butterflies)
Children’s In Active Progress - 5    (Heather’s Dragons, Heather’s Geometric, Give Me Some Minky Love x 3)   
UFO Firing Range - 36.333          
Finishes for 2011 - 19  

Completed tops awaiting quilting (3 pulled off last week, two more coming off this week):

What a Hoot, Devon! (at the longarmer’s!)
Around the World with Mr. Hernandez
Around the World (Heather's)
One charity wheelchair quilt
Dreamy Unicorns (pantogram on order)
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 

16 comments:

Kelly said...

Lookin' good! Finish those WIPs! :) I do straight grain binding all the time! I'm just too lazy to make bias!

Ivory Spring said...

Sounds like you are going to be busy. ;) Your Around the World is looking good - I love the colors!

Bree said...

Sounds like you're doing great! Really like the colors in your Around the World.

Stray Stitches said...

Looks like you've been busy!! Can't wait to see the quilt with all of the embellishments :)

M-R said...

Lyn, thanks for your comment on my blog. I'm loving the colours of your Around the World. Warm and Vibrant! I haven't done much embellishment yet, so I'm looking forward to seeing what you do with yours.

Teje said...

Hello! This quilt is wonderful! I love also the dragon and wolf quilts! Great work! I hope to join your Monday Party next week!
x Teje

ANudge said...

Looking good - just undo the binding seam and resew (by hand) the joint and they'll match up.

Thanks for the eye candy!

Marg said...

You have been busy. I'd love to have a finish in the not too distant future.
Looking forward to seeing all the embellishments.

Connie said...

Looks like you are busy! I do straight grain binding quite a bit and never have trouble with it. Great work!

Rachaeldaisy said...

You're really getting through your WIPs!! Good for you!!

Leanne said...

Lovely work!

Melinda said...

I'm jealous you're finishing things! I feel so far from finishing anything and I keep starting more! Stop the insanity! Everything's looking good!

Michele said...

Wow! Sounds like you are busy! Impressive :-)

Quilting Yai Yai said...

YOU are amazing!! Very inspiring stuff around here. Awesome, awesome, awesome! Can't wait to play more on Celebrate! Big Girl Pants! I'm following you now. :o)
Happy Quilting!
Deborah

Nancy said...

You are making great progress! Love the Around the World quilt, and the wolf quilt... you did exactly the right things with the quilting on it. Impressive. Hugs and Kisses... adorable. You've got a lot going on, but all going in the right direction...toward done!

Carla said...

You are definitely coming along on your projects. It's good to know that I'm not the only one who has more than 2 quilt tops waiting to be quilted.