Saturday, August 07, 2010

Saturday Sampler #29

The weather has cooled off here and is much more comfortable for sewing now...what a relief! I am hoping to get back to work/fun....machine quilting this project and piecing the blocks for this quilt.
The second last block for my Saturday Sampler...aka" Chocolate Covered Strawberries" is finished. Again I put the dark colour as the background and think it turned out quite nice.
Block Name: Spring Blossom
Block Designer: Peg Spradlin
Pattern Source: Quiltmaker's 100 blocks magazine
You can download foundations to paper piece the long pointy parts of this block here, but I just figured out the measurements and drew those 4 blocks on freezer paper.
Next week will be very exciting as I post the LAST sampler block and put them all up on the design wall to see what the blocks look like together!

7 comments:

  1. That is a beauty! Your darks make the strawberry colors glow. Yummy.

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  2. How exciting! It will be fun to see them all come together after all this time. I admire your perseverance on these.

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  3. very pretty block, getting close to a finish! Glad the weather is better-hope it lasts.

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  4. oh, SO pretty! Been missing your sampler lately...really looking forward to see them all come together.

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  5. I am so looking forward to seeing them all put together. This quilt is going to be a one of a kind treasure.

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  6. OOOo yum! This is going to be a gorgeous quilt! Your piecing is excellent!!

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  7. That is an extrordinarily striking block. Your fabric choices are perfect. Yum!!

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