April Shoebox Swap Items
Description: Easter Egg banner, felt jellybean pouches, spring wreath
- Plan all crafts … DONE!
- Purchase all supplies … DONE!
- Complete each craft … DONE!
Accomplishments: Tonight I finished all the crafts for my swapper (finally!) since they were already late.
Goal This Week: Make my coasters and attempt a wreath
Mom’s Table runner
Due: As soon as possible since it was a Christmas gift
Description: An English paper piecing project that has hexagons in the body and then appliquéd violets on it. When I started this project I didn’t know I would have to hand stitch most of the top.
1. Wash, press and Cut fabric…DONE
2. Baste all hexagons and stitch together… DONE
3. Complete quilt top … DONE
4. Quilting … DONE
5. Appliqué Flowers ... Not Started
6. Binding and Finishing … Not Started
Goal Last Week: Cut out applique petal pieces
Accomplishments: I haven't had any time to work on it last week. Hope to get it done soon.Goal This Week: None - sorry Mom! I gotta do my taxes next week, the deadline is almost here!Gwen’s HS T-Shirt Quilt
Due: No Due Date
Description: A t-shirt quilt with 12 shirts, blue borders and sashing, standard quilting pattern
1. Wash, press and cut shirts … DONE
2. Cut and iron on interfacing … DONE
3. Cut and sew on Borders & Sashing … Fabric washed
4. Load quilt sandwich onto Quilt Machine … Not Started
5. Quilting … Not Started
6. Binding & Finishing … Not Started
Goal Last Week: Cut and sew on borders and sashing
Accomplishments: Still no progress, sorry Gwen :(
Goal This Week: Same as last week - cut and sew on borders and sashing
Hand-Sewn Quilt #1
Due: No due date
Description: One of my distant relatives used to make wonderful hand stitched quilts before she passed away and she left behind two quilt tops that were never finished. I need to repair the tops and do the quilting she never got around to.
- Identify and Repair worn areas on the top … Not Started
- Purchase baking and batting for the quilt … Not Started
- Plan Quilting pattern and decide on machine vs. hand quilted … Not Started
- Quilting … Not Started
- Binding & Finishing … Not Started
Goal This Week: None, just waiting to finish my mom's tablerunner before I start looking at this.