Craftsy Block of the Month 2012 »
InstructionsCheck out your local quilt store for the Drunkard's Path template set (#8960) well in advance of doing September's block. If the store doesn't have the set in stock, they may have to order it, or you may have to buy it online. Either way, it is good to have it already in your supplies when you are ready to start work on that block. I didn't have it, so went on ahead to October and completed ...
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Type of item: Functional
Cotton fabric, polyester embroidery thread (Isacord),
What was your inspiration?
Amy Gibson, our instructor for the Block of the Month 2012 was ALWAYS my inspiration! She made me feel like I could conquer ALL of the techniques, even though looking at the blocks for the first time was SUPREMELY intimidating!
What are you most proud of?
Turning out a beautiful, well-made quilt with ten BRAND NEW (to me, at least) techniques, each with two different applications! I only started quilting fifteen months ago, yet I have learned more in a year with the BOM course than I ever anticipated!
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Believe in yourself, believe in Amy, and KNOW that you, too, can create a beautiful quilt top, even while expanding your quilting knowledge and ability to proportions beyond your expectations!