Tuesday, August 25, 2015

100 Modern Quillt Blocks #1 - 15


Blocks #1-15
I am SOooo enjoying the journey of making these quilt blocks from Tula Pink's book. Knowing that each block is different and I am in charge of choosing the fabrics,
(rather than following a prescribed pattern), I am at ease and loving each step.
 
 
 
 
Here are Blocks # 1-5
plus a photo of Sophie! She is very camera-shy,
but insisted on sitting in on this photo.
 
 
 
 
Blocks #6-10.
If you're expecting perfection, you'll be disappointed!
I am a self-learner, never have taken a quilting lesson and
am determined to make myself into an official "quilter"!
 
 
 
 
 
Blocks #11-15.
 
 
 
I found a way to help  myself keep the strips organized.
The blocks need a variety of widths: 1"; 1.5"; 2"; 2.5"'
and several larger widths of various sizes.
So, I am keeping them in marks containers for easy grabbing.
 
 
 
As you can see, I have way  more than 15 blocks finished!
I'll be blogging about those in upcoming posts.
Thanks for the comments and suggestions to add more solids and tone-on-tone fabrics.
I took your advice and have added some!
That's what blogging friends are for!


2 comments:

  1. I really like them all and it is going to be gorgeous when it is done. Congrats to you for making great progress.

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  2. Kathy, they look fantastic to me! They especially look nice with Sophie and her pretty purple bow! So glad you are having a ball making the modern blocks!

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