Daily Update - November 16, 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 16th only.
This pretty tree top angel is perfect for a tree which is not very tall. About 6' high would be about right for this angel. It is made in 3 pieces which are assembled with glue. If you have a very big tree, you can attache a hanger to the head and use the angel as an ornament.
Featured Bead Sheet
This bead sheet is always Free.
The sheet on the screen looks like a carnation pink but printed it looks more like a red. Beads from this sheet would be pretty made into a necklace or bracelet combined with glass pearls, crystals or pink quartz!
This is the 12th quilt block tutorial in a series on how to make quilt blocks using the new Quilt as You Piece Method.
This Week's Tip
Paper Templates in Quilting
To make it easier to use small paper templates in making quilt blocks, put double stick tape on the back side of the template and stick it onto the fabric and use your ruler and rotary cutter to cut your quilt block piece following the lines of the template.
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