The February BOM was fun and colorful. Elaine won the drawing for the Modern Applique book and I (woohoo) won the block drawing.
The March BOM will be Dinner Date by Film In The Fridge blog.
Block: Dinner Date
Blog: Film In The Fridge
Size: 4 small squares combine to make 1 block (see example below)
Colors: ALL SOLIDS - Any gray for background, white strips, your choice for other colors
You can find the tutorial here: http://filminthefridge.com/2010/06/25/dinner-date-block-tutorial/
p.s. Be sure and check out this block on her blog. I was very surprised how the blocks come together in the quilt and love the design.
|Dinner Date Block - Tutorial on Film In The Fridge blog|
A sew-in this month!
Date: Saturday, March 15
Time: 10 - 2
Location: Dowd Y - 7th Floor LARGE Conference Room
Xandi announced our next swap - JOURNAL COVERS.
Swap: Journal Covers (Any size, include the notebook)
Due: March Meeting
Swap Style: All can join in, just bring your journal to the meeting and you're in!
And I saved the best for last...
The Inspired Mini Quilt swap concluded this month, and WOW were we impressed. Here are the gorgeous projects.
|Gorgeous quilt made by Liz for Elaine|
(Inspired by a collection of paint chip strips)
|The back of the quilt made by Liz (above)|
|Great mini made by Iris for Liz|
(Inspired by a graphic leaf photo)
|Touching and fabulous quilt by Elaine for Kelleigh|
(Inspired by Kelleigh's love of pigs & her wonderful work with the hearing impaired)
p.s. The sign is I LOVE YOU. Elaine, this quilt was so loving of you!!!
|Kelleigh made this cool mini for Iris|
(Based on a photo called Black Falling Leaves)
Thank you all for the inspiration!