Tag Archive: march-a-long

Mar 31

Month’s End March-A-Long

Another short week, but very productive. Sunday evening I basted my Birds in the Air quilt. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday I worked on quilting it. Wednesday I also sewed the binding to the front. Wednesday and Thursday, I worked on Clue 3 of the Surrounded by Scraps Mystery. Here’s the first part. This year I’m …

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Mar 26

March-A-Long Week 3

My third week of March-A-Long didn’t fare much better than last week. I’m still sicker than I’d like to be so, although I have read several quilting books. I also managed to do a little bit of quilting. On Sunday, I started assembling the rows for the 2014 Designer Mystery BOM. I got the first …

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Mar 11

March-A-Long Week 2

I did not get anywhere near as much accomplished as I had hoped before the week started. I think the midweek power outage threw off my plans, as did many basketball games. But I averaged way more than 15 minutes a day. Sunday, March 5 – I started work on a test block for Katie, …

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Mar 04

March-A-Long Week One

Okay, it’s really only half a week, but here are my March-A-Long stats (completely illustrated): Wednesday, March 1 – Cut out block 11 for the 2014 Designer Mystery BOM (about an hour) Thursday, March 2 – Assembled block 11 (about two or three hours), finished quite late in the evening. This is how it looked …

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Mar 30

March-A-Long Week 4

It’s that time of the week again! Time to talk about last Sunday to yesterday (AKA Saturday) and my March-A-Long results. Here goes. Sunday – Blog writing day. This included the Books on Monday post from last week. Monday – Blog reading day #1. Somehow I had tons of days to catch up on so …

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Mar 23

March-A-Long Week 3

This has been a week of fits and starts! Some days it was all I could do to look at magazines! But here is my week: Sunday – wrote blog posts and book reviews Monday – worked on church quilt with Amazing Amy and Careful Carolyn Tuesday – played Quilt Mentor to one of the …

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Mar 10

March-A-Long Week 2

Week Two of March-A-Long is finished. Here is how my week went: Sunday – I spent a couple of hours paper piecing curved flying geese for the Judy Niemeyer tree skirt. It was fun to get back to this. I have two more geese on each section to do now. Monday – I spent the …

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Mar 09

March-A-Long Week One

This being the first week of March, it was the first week of The Scientific Quilter’s March-A-Long. This is a 15 minute of quilty goodness a day thing. “How did I do?” you ask. Very well, if you ask me. Which you obviously did. Here is the summary of the week: March 1st – 3 …

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Mar 31

Marchalong Week 4 (to the 31st)

Saturday, March 23 – Sewed checkerboard borders on church quilt. Sunday, March 24 – Sewed a bit on wedding quilt, no good pics yet. Monday, March 25 – Met friend at local quilt shop to choose outer border fabric for church quilt. Purchased and washed said fabric. Tuesday, March 26 – Avoided quilting, probably because …

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Mar 23

Marchalong Week 3

Somehow, this year I’m not doing so well at this Marchalong thing. Last year I was a quilt sweatshop trying to finish (successfully, I might add) two major projects by early May. This year I have some deadlines but life keeps getting lived also! Saturday, March 16 – No quilting. My sister had arrived on …

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