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Project

Sweet Skating Sue

Project Description

What was your source for this quilting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Sweet Skating Sue by Jennifer Ofenstein Link to website or photo sewhooked.com What are you most proud of? Paper pieced mountains and trees took some patience. What advice would you give someone starting this project? I've said this before, but I love paper piecing and I would encourage everyone to try it.

What you will need

  • 100% cotton fabric

Q&A with Karol Allred

MsQuilty asked:
beautiful! I read about block swaps in a recent quilting mag and thought it would be interesting, but it didn't provide any info on finding a block swap. I live in a rural area and we don't have a quilting guild or club :( The owner of the tiny local shop said she tried to start a club, but no one was interested.
Karol Allred answered:
Hi MsQuilty, Thanks as always for your nice words. You have some interest in lock swaps. Here is an web address that is not a swap but is asking for quilters to make a specified block which will be used to make quilts for Hurricane Sandy victims. http://quiltinggallery.com/quilters-fun/sandy-quilt-block-drive
patz in suffolk asked:
I've never heard of a block swap! Does it mean that you start the block and someone else finishes it ? Do you then pass the blocks along so that everyone has some input? Or have I got it complete wrong? I love the trees and the frosty look of this block, with the stippling on the ice.
Karol Allred answered:
Hi, The Block swap that I am participating in asks each participant to make the entire block. I know there are other types of swaps that do as you mentioned above. Thanks for your nice comment.
Pat Sloan asked:
totally adorable! I printed this off!
Karol Allred answered:
Thanks Pat. Love your radio show. Listen to it every week.

Skill Level

Intermediate