Good morning to all. Well, the weatherman missed his mark again today! Much cooler than thought! Not sure when Spring will arrive, but we are seeing a lot of green grass sprouting.
First things first – I am excited that I have finished 200 Posts! Hopefully I will be posting more this year! Second, here are my goals for 2018!
BECOME AN ORGANIZED QUILTER! Completed!!! I have reviewed all my patterns, sold some, and gave 3 boxes away to quilting buddies! Cleaned out my Computer Desk! Selected patterns to make in 2018! Cut up all batik scraps into 2″, 2 1/2″, 3″, 3 1/2″ and larger pieces for future applique projects! YEA! Now on to March 2018 as an organized quilter who has a lot of work to accomplish in a short period of time!
Quilts to be made into Flimsy’s:
Sierra Vista 2007 UFO BOM
Stars Across Texas – Redesigning Setting in Progress – renamed Texas Quilt
Brinton Hall – Really need to get this one finished!
Stonefields – an ongoing pieced and applique quilt
Free BOMs for 2018:
RSC 2018 – Squared Away BOM – 1st Saturday of the Month
Baltimore Stars (Piecing Quilts of the Past)
Every MondayKathy Schmitz Club – 2018
MonthlyGail Pan Club – 2018 Monthly
Quilts – Machine Quilted:
Threads of Memory
Pat Sloan’s Globetrotting
Six Half’s Make a Whole
RSC 2017 (with corrections)
Rosemary’s 2014 BOM
Quilts – Handquilted:
Grandmother’s Flower Garden
Sweet Stitches – On hold until June
Snowman in Blue (New)
Aunt Bea’s Parlor – Changed background fabrics – need to trace pattern onto the background blocks
Pieced Quilts for 2018:
Mountmellick (In Progress) Di Ford
Dresden Plates (In Progress) Suzn Quilts
Ancient Stars (New) Sue Garman
Star Dance (New) Jilly Studio
Cherry Baskets (New) (Applique and Pieced) Bonnie Sullivan
Omigosh (New) Sue Garman
Afternoon Delight (New) (Applique and Pieced) Sue Garman
Bear Mountain Cabin (New) (Susan Dyer & Nancy Raschka-Reeves
Applique Quilts for 2018:
A Bountiful Life – 6 blocks completed – 4 prepared 10 more to do
Nesting – 2 blocks complete – 2 more blocks and the border
Winter Garden (New)
Barb AllenBaltimore Garden Quilt (New)
Barbara M. Burnham
Long Term Projects: Probably into 2019
Celebrating Mary Brown
Sarah Johnson Quilt
Springs and Twigs
Judy Martin Log Cabin
QuiltQuilts Without Corners – Eagle Quilt
My February OMG besides getting organized was to finish Margaret Potts quilt, finish making 105 each of the 3 1/2″ Mini Dresden’s, make 3 RSC 2018 Squared Away blocks, begin working on 6 blocks for my 2007 UFO BOM, and complete Block 6 of Sweet Stitches! All goals accomplished so far and have 3 more days to prepare the remaining 6 blocks for the 2007 UFO BOM!
Have a great day! March OMG will be posted on 1 March as I still have time to complete a few things before then!