Daily Update - November 10, 2021
What am I Doing?
I am working on a series of Quilt Block Videos done in the Quilt as You Piece method. When I am done, there should be 30 quilt blocks that I will then put together with sashing in between the blocks. I do plan to make a video of putting the quilt together. This is the primary way I make quilts.
The quilt in the photo is the front of the quilt block, the back is the same pattern, just different fabrics. The patterns and materials list are on the site as well, the same day I post the video I make for each block. The very first block, Five Strip Rail Fence is free for everyone, no points needed and no membership needed. Most of the rest of the blocks for this quilt will be for Members. You can get them with points or for $1.99 each or as a Gold member, you will not need to redeem points or pay anything for the PDF files.
This pattern is Free on November 9th only.
This crocheted chair is made with a plastic canvas frame and a crocheted cover. The cover is made in 2 pieces which are then sewn together while tied onto the frame and then the bottom edge of the crochet work is stitched to the frame to give an upholstered look. A separate cushion is then made for the seat.
Featured Bead Sheet
This bead sheet is Not Free.
Beads made from this bead sheet would be pretty in a necklace or bracelet combined with white, clear or even black beads and silver or gold color findings!
This is the 10th quilt block tutorial in a series on how to make quilt blocks using the new Quilt as You Piece Method.
This Week's Tip
Double Duty Place Cards
Give everyone a personalized Christmas ornament, as place cards, at your next Thanksgiving Dinner, that way, when they are ready to decorate their tree, or home, they will have a new ornament to be able to enjoy for the whole holiday season.
Phrase of the Day
Making Toy Gifts
You can claim your 1000 points at :
Thank you for visiting the newsletter! Just Copy and paste today's word or phrase on the Claim Points page when you get there.