|Vista View Glam Pic 08.11.2015|
Finally a finish. A very first QDAD brought to life or as Anne so cleverly dubbed the event #QDAD2REALITY, a hashtag I plan to use again soon.
Collaboritve projects hold a soft spot in my heart and they are worth the extra time and effort of juggling schedules and hauling supplies back and forth. This one was started at the first of the year with my friend Sue.
We wanted to sew an original pattern and thumbed through my QDAD (quilt design a day) folder on the computer and chose this one - a simple sashed nine patch, right?
We auditioned fabric from my batik stash and began strip piecing. In my head, it was going to be a slice and insert method that wasn't time consuming or confusing.
|Progress on Pi Day 03.14.15|
In reality, we had a lot of laughs (mostly at ourselves) because diagonal alignment is a bit more challenging when you factor in seam allowance and the spacing from the sash let alone the bridge from one square to the next.
|Puzzle pieces 05.31.2015|
Keep an eye on the blog tabs because I plan to celebrate my one year QDADiversary by adding a gallery of favorite designs to help motivate me to bring more of them to life.