Tuesday, April 2, 2013

March Get It Done w/Pictures

Here as I promised are pictures of my completed goals *and those not done) on the Get It Done for March.

1. Assemble Easy Street - not done.  They are still in blocks sitting on my design wall waiting to be put into rows.
2. Cut sashing and cornerstones for Joan's Stars -  not done.  They are still in blocks on another design wall.
Joan's Stars

3.Quilt 1 or 2 Quilts of Valor -  YES 1 done -  This was donated for our QOV drive to reach 100 by mid-June.  I quilted an E2E stars and loops.  There are still more to be quilted (April's list).
Top by Nancy P. 
4. Make 4 pillow cases. - YES - made 8 in the month - another NewFO

5. Make 10 string blocks - Actually made 20 - so April is done too.
6. Finish prepping applique block - Edyta Sitar's Botanical Bounty - not done. only have stems and 1  leaf done. 

7. Put together Disappearing 9-patch blocks into a top. - Done
Disappearing 9-Patch
The disappearing 9-patch was to be my NewFO for January, but I didn't get my blocks from our exchange group until Feb.  Then I actually didn't get started on this until March at my retreat, so I'm going to link up with Cat Patches March NewFO linky for March.  

This brings me up-to-date on my GID, I hope.  I plan to be busy quilting a few other tops that were donated to help the hand quilters get them all finished by our deadline.







7 comments:

  1. Oh, I love all of these, Dar. The colors in your NewFO are great! Thanks for linking up today.

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  2. I love making those pillow cases as much as I love making string quilts!

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  3. The pillowcases are so cute. Glad to see you were able to start and finish something new in March! I really like the QOV, too!! And what a cool D9P. I may need to make one of those for Christmas!

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  4. Well, you are certainly being a busy little bee! Love how Easy Street is looking :*) And Joan's Stars - wow!!! I'm eyeing those yummy fabrics you have picked out for Edyta's Botanical Bounty - ooo-la-la!! Of course, I'm always impressed by how much you get done for QOV - you go girl!!!

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  5. What great projects - can't wait to see your Botanical Beauty block. Are you going to try to finish it for the quilt show?! It woud definitely go in the "wow" row.

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  6. Nice progress and finishes. You've inspired me to get going today though it's hubby's birthday and he loves a Lemon Meringe Pie made from scratch so alot of time will be spent in the kitchen. Perhaps after the celebration a pillow case could be manageable or one more 10 minute block that takes 30 minutes at least! we'll see. lol Jane

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