Of course we have found many unfinished projects, some almost entirely forgotten, as we have dug deep into our stashes for abandoned blocks, or partly or nearly finished quilts. So while we have more than enough to pass on to our fellow quilters to see what they make of them, the challenge has also prompted a flurry of finishing some of those treasures ourselves, as well ... win-win!
|This little quilt sparked the idea for the challenge. |
Jill found the six 4 " hour glass blocks tucked away
from an earlier project, and gathered up some some
scraps from her stash, and a pale blue fat quarter from
the community stash.
|Pat selected a diverse collection of blocks from the challenge |
pile, and has put them together beautifully. So far she has added
just one block of her own (the upper left hand corner), but we are
encouraging her to keep going, to make it larger, using her talent
for improvisational piecing (see here and here).
|A finished appliqued block will make a fine centre for Julie's |
medallion - she has chosen complimentary border fabrics
from the community stash.
|Hilary auditioned blue border fabrics from the community stash. |
Her herring bone quilt top started with the half square triangle
blocks with the yellow fabrics, and has grown with the addition
of new ones from Hilary's extensive stash.
|Will Hilary bend to pressure to include a narrow |