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  1. Orphaned Blocks QAYG Challenge

    by , 08-01-2012 at 04:59 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jenniky View Post
    Sandwiching the the squares is the term that means temporarily securing the top square, batting, and backing by basting. There are several ways to baste your blocks.

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    Here is a picture of several squares I have sandwiched and ready for quilting. I used a spray baste.

    Spray bastes should be used in a well ventilated area. If you are in a small enclosed sewing room you might consider spraying your fabrics outside or in the garage.
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  2. Orphaned Blocks QAYG Challenge

    by , 08-01-2012 at 04:57 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jenniky View Post
    So I have six fairy blocks and six butterfly blocks. I wanted my finished showing block to be 12.5 so my blocks are 13 X 13. I did not square up my blocks until after they were quilted. When I am ready to square up my block I will square them to 13 x 13.

    The backing and batting for each block should be at minimal an inch larger all around the block. This is very important. You will most likely run into trouble if you make them smaller or the same size as your top block.
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  3. Orphaned Blocks QAYG Challenge

    by , 08-01-2012 at 04:54 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jenniky View Post
    I'm going to apologize in advance for my technical writing. It has become a natural style of writing for me as I organized the thoughts I want to share when explaining processes. Blame it on my military background. I will try my best to tone it down as I become more comfortable in my writing as the thread moves along.

    I hope that I will have many who will join me in this adventure in quilting. I will do my best to answer or find an answer to any questions of the QAYG techniques
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  4. Day and Night

    by , 08-01-2012 at 04:19 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by thorlori View Post
    Is it really hard, she makes it look so easy on TV, I was going to try this one next, but maybe I will rethink it. You like you are doing an awesome job though.
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