Wednesday, June 13, 2012

WIP Wednesday



This last weekend was pretty busy and eventful.  First, I had the day off on Friday so drove to the cottage with the dog planning for a full day of quilting.  Well, thank goodness I didn't have plans to be outside because a tornado hit the small town that's near our cottage!  Wind, rain and ... ice pellets!

Look at the size of that ice pellet next to the arrow!
Anyhow, I spent most of the day working on the quilting for Two Percent and managed to finish quilting 2 more blocks!  So I'm at 4 blocks completed out of 9.  (Sorry, forgot to take pictures!)

Then I pin basted and quilted Summer Day, the April Schnibbles you can read all about here.  I'm hoping to put the binding on it this weekend.

And, of course, a few more grannies got made over the course of the week.  Here's what the afghan looks like so far:



And since I'm linking up at Freshly Pieced for WIP Wednesday, here are some stats:

In progress (actual work getting done):
- Two Percent (4 blocks quilted so far - 5 more to go, plus the border and binding)
- Afghan (about 1/2 way done with the grannies)
- Summer Day (need to finish the binding)

Tops waiting for a backing and quilting:
- Daisy Chains (top was completed in July 2010 - I don't even have a picture of it it's been so long!)
- Doc (this is the May Schnibbles - hoping to have this one quilted and done by end of this month)
- Hourglass Patches (top was completed in February 2011 - this one was made with X-Mas fabric so no rush to get it all done)
- Nine Patch Flip (top was completed in December 2011 - I can't decide on a backing for this one and that's why it's been sitting in my pile of unquilted tops all this time)
- Pandora's Box (top was completed in June 2011 - I really love this top, but can't find the proper backing)
- The Big EZ (top completed November 2011 - have the backing fabric, but not enough of it!)

Finishes:
- None this week

New Projects:
- None this week

Hope you all add a wonderful week...

Izzy

2 comments:

  1. Your afgan looks cuddly! The weather here has been cruddy, but no ice pellets at least!

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  2. Glad the tornado didn't do any damage to your cottage. Congrats on getting all the quilting done. Have you started Leap Year yet? I just realized I never checked to make sure you got it free from Sherri or Sinta. If you didn't, let me know.

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