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My Initials Wall hanging

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Exposure Time 1/90
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ISO 400

This was a practice piece.

Created in this Craftsy Course

Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot taught by Jacquie Gering

Finish fabulous, fulfilling quilts at home with your walking foot. Tap into the creative power of your walking foot as you quilt linear, curved and concentric designs.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Quilting
Type Quilt
Style Funky, Casual
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What materials did you use? All scraps and leftovers! Ombre batiks and broadcloth, leftover cotton batting, variegated thread

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What are you most proud of? That I had the patience and endurance to complete this! In reality, it was not as bad as I thought it was going to be. I love the negative space for the lettering.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? The 1/4 and 1/8 inch spacings got a little confusing, so my advice is to leave the thread tails when you are sewing, and that will tell you where you left off, and where to start sewing next.

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Very unusual and interesting.

08/22/2014 Flag
KKM on craftsy.com KKM

Very cool use of the stitching! Just started the class and look forward to trying this out! Nice job.

08/22/2014 Flag

Thanks, Marie.

08/25/2014 Flag

Love it. Oh yeah, this required patience and endurance! I love the choice of thread.

08/23/2014 Flag

It was not as bad as I thought, but yes, patience is a must. I am glad I did it, though. I might not do a full quilt this way, but some accent matchstick quilting would look good, I think.

08/25/2014 Flag

Very nice! Lots of sewing "mileage" here.

08/23/2014 Flag

I definitely got my practice of straight line sewing.... don't know that I improved much, but it was still fun to do. This really, really makes you get to know your walking foot and it's dimensions quite well!

08/25/2014 Flag

This is all about persistence and you did it!! And you're right...sometimes with all the lines, you can lose track. Thread tails is a great tip. Thanks for sharing!

09/16/2014 Flag