The following quilt is being motivated by housecleaning. See, I've had these pre-cuts sitting around for way too long taking up space, and I really needed to something with them, or otherwise get rid of them. I started by looking up things to do with a jelly roll and decided on the Sister's Choice pattern by Bonnie Hunter. These are what I've made so far:
Meanwhile I've been absolutely itching to start one of the current sew-alongs that are going on. Barbara Brackman's Stars in a Time Warp sounded pretty cool, so I went ahead and got started with block one:
and pulled fabric for several others:
I thought I'd make them 4" instead of 6, the point being a smaller quilt.
But I already got sidetracked by Quilts By Cheri's "Every Day Patchwork" which has been calling my name - loudly - and I couldn't wait to get started making some blocks! Yesterday I made three...
...and as soon as I'm finished with this post, I'm going to go back in and make some more.
Now, God help me whenever Sheryl over at Temecula Quilt Co. gets her Summer Sampler sew-a-long started, because I'm completely seduced by the antique quilt she is reproducing and already ordered the kit.
What, am I crazy?? What is it with samplers, anyway? I just can't seem to get enough!
On that note, my sewing room is calling me....