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    Converging Corners Rainbow Quilt

    Occasionally my guild, the Columbus Modern Quilt Guild – has a block lottery where we all make a block (or two) and each block you bring gives you an entry – a name is pulled and voila! The winner gets a quilt! Our February block was the Converging Corners pattern by Film in the Fridge – I definitely recommend this block as a great option for group quilts. I was pretty excited to win this beautiful rainbow of block at our February meeting! I decided to make 15 more blocks to make a 5×6 layout. I also made up a border to add a few inches. It’s just under a twin…

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    Blue Flying Geese

    Today I am sewing blue and white flying geese. I saw this design on an old copy of Jane Eyre. One of my other “works in progress” has been to try and have fewer threads everywhere in my sewing room and all over my clothes after I’m done sewing. After a few weeks of diligent lint rolling (thread rolling) and snipping off threads and tucking them in a thread catcher (aka mason jar) we had a total breakdown of the social order on these dang flying geese. I also managed to somehow sew them all wrong using the Quilt in a Day Flying Geese ruler magic time saving technique (Have…