Originally Posted by Glenn
Cleaning solutions needed:
Solution One--4parts white venegar, 4parts boiled linseed oil, 4parts mineral spirits, 1part denatured alcohol and 3-4 drops of household ammonia.
Solution Two--4parts mineral spirits, 1part boiled linseed oil
Stept 1-- with a course lint free cloth(blue jeans is good) charge the cloth with Solution one and rub in a circular motion, turning a recharging the rag with solution one. Replace rag as it gets dirty. Continue until the whole
Awhile back I posted that I was looking for a pattern to yellow brick road free. Thanks to a wonderful member of the board who sent it to me I have finished the top, sandwhiched it, and its 3/4 of the way quilted. So, here it is. Thanks to the other members who helped me with all my questions in live chat. You guys helped a completely lost beginner start and sinish her first quilt that done with FMQ. I had a blast doing it and will definitely do another. Hope the pics are okay.
Updated 04-16-2012 at 04:33 PM by mdall
Originally Posted by QM
The father in law of a friend of mine recently had a stroke. I decided to make him a lap quilt. Unfortunately, I had a lot of delays in the process, but it is finally done and ready for delivery. The older gentleman is still a hard working man and loving to his kids, grandkids and great grand kids. He has done a lot of masonry around our town, but I decided not to do the Mason's star.
Love your quilt you did a great job, he is going to love it. It looks like you used tumbling
Well, she is now clean and oiled. The cabinet is in great condition, so all I did was oil it. She is a 1917 Singer Red Eye model 66-1. Motorized by my dad, and will take a little time and effort to track down the missing parts of the treadle frame. Anyway, here she is.
Her name is Lydia.
Updated 04-26-2012 at 11:03 PM by Krisb
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I was able to load and quilt a small baby quilt for charity this afternoon. It is another one that I ended up loading the front as the back (it was bigger) and quilting it from the back. The back was a solid yellow and the front was a whole piece of Blue's Clues fabric. I used a varigated blue on the print side and a varigated yellow/blue on the yellow side. I did meandering on this one.
This one turned out better than the last one. It was fun to watch the stitching on the yellow
Recipes from Quilters Around the World. Enjoy!
Originally Posted by mamaw
Kitchen Aide Mixer Cover and more:
Scrappy Potholders: http://mybyrdhouse.blogspot.com/2008...-tutorial.html
Looking for emroidered quilt blocks with a wedding theme. If anyone knows where I can find theses please help.