Wednesday, July 16, 2008

New (& Old) Quilt-a-Long Blocks

I finally finished week 10's block (after having to totally redo the interior pinwheel due to a cutting error):



You can't really tell from the picture, but the color of that fish fabric is really great. It's a very vivid aquamarine. I think it will add a nice touch to the finished quilt. And because the terrible pictures from my last post were seriously bothering me, I took some new ones:




Not that they're much better, really.

Here are all of my blocks so far:



Only 4 more blocks to go!

And finally, just because I got a better picture of it, the first week of the Designer Mystery BOM (again):

9 comments:

  1. Wow! They all look GREAT!!!!
    Michelle

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  2. That block #10 is my favourite in her quilt-along, and the turqouise fish fabric really shows off the star well.
    The designer BOM block looks really difficult! The fabrics are yum!

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  3. The blocks look wonderful and the quilt top is going to be great.

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  4. So you're making one quilt with the blocks from both quilt-alongs?

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  5. I REALLY appreciate and relate to the fact that all your fabrics are facing the same direction... especially evidenced in Block #10. I first noticed the fish fabric's right direction, but then you also note the Raspberry Raindrops are facing the same direction.

    Nice. Neat touch. :D

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  6. Your blocks all look great! I need some good time at my machine . . .

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  7. Awesome color combo! You are a bold designer. I love how the fabrics have a matching personality and yet very disparate colors, it all goes so well.

    I took a wrong turn at week 4 and need to get back on track. I will have to squeeze 8 weeks into one. good luck, huh?

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  8. it's great to see all your blocks together. your quilt is going to be fabulous.

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  9. Great job John!! I think it is GREAT that you quilt also. Keep up the beautiful work. Kathy

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