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Craftsy Block of the Month 2013 taught by Laura Nownes

Learn new quilting techniques, make new friends and create a sampler quilt! Laura Nownes demonstrates 10 fabulous blocks and numerous techniques in this FREE class.

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What are you most proud of? I had to improvise in so many places I wasn't sure it would ever get finished. Wasn't sure it could be. But when I just decided to make it my own and figure out the details, I did it.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Press seams open when you can, err to the side of too much on cutting, and make sure to use a super scant 1/4" seam. All of my blocks that were not half square triangles were too small so nothing added up and met right while assembling. So I was left working out the sashings myself with no help. Which also changed assembly order and complexity. But be careful where your points would be cut off if you err big and trim down. This quilt really is not good for beginners. You must be able to figure things out and improvise a LOT.

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Lovely. So different from most of the others from the same pattern/course. The first time the pattern makes any sense to me :-) Gives inspiration to maybe trying the pattern myself...

02/12/2014 Flag

Beautiful! I think your quilt is my favorite of the quilts posted. The solids look fantastic with this pattern. Makes me wish I had used solids:)

02/22/2014 Flag

Wow I just love this quilt!! Congratulations on a wonderful choice of color and contrast.

04/13/2014 Flag

I would say "this isn't your first rodeo". It's beautiful. I love the black. It just makes all the other colors pop.

05/16/2014 Flag

Love your quilt! We'll done. Judy

07/10/2014 Flag