It was a very productive week.
I completed the 2016 challenge block for the Quilt Guild of East Texas.
The challenge was to create a block using 16 different fabrics!
I pieced together 16 fabric swatches & created a block I called
This is the first year our show will hold a modern category. So I decided to use a layer cake I was given as an X-mas gift & create a small throw.
Cotton & Steel Honeymoon Layer Cake
by Sarah Watts
I pieced the triangles back into blocks, pressed, & squared off
block manipulation number 1
block manipulation number 2
block manipulation number 3
row by row piecing
After topper was fully pieced...
I decided it was too small for a throw-
back to the cutting table I went
exploring layout for row 6
Exploring layout for column 5
"fully pieced topper"
Awaiting backing fabric that I ordered on line...
to be continued...