Sunday, April 8, 2018

15 Minutes


I will be joining KATHY and KATE with some slow stitching today.  I have used the 15 minutes a day to tackle my hand stitching.  My temperature hexies are done each day, but I have some other projects that are getting attention as well.


This Civil War Sampler has been sitting for a long time.  I entered it in a local quilt show with the purpose of encouraging me to get it hand quilted and finished.  Just stitch in the ditch and a little bit in each block - these are tiny blocks with lots of heavy seams - this shouldn't take me long to quilt.

I have two large quilts for this show, too.  They need their temporary hanging sleeve attached, so more hand stitching to be done.  I have some company stopping thru out the day, so a hand project is easy to put down and then get back to today.

Sewingly Yours,
Sharon

7 comments:

  1. What a great quilt! Great motivator to be entered into a show, good luck and hope you win a ribbon!

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  2. Civil War, I like the blocks that are plain fabric to show off the others so well, lovely colours all the way through.

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  3. Beautiful projects. Good luck in the show.

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  4. Great ideas for your 15 minutes. Should be a good day.

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  5. Hand quilting on a cold day sounds perfect. Enjoy your stitching time.

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  6. What a lovely project to hand quilt... enjoy!

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