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    Old 08-21-2015, 06:18 AM
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    Default Flying Geese 20 at a time

    I decided to try carlaklop's tutorial http://www.quiltingboard.com/tutoria...e-t268374.html
    Since it was my first time, it probably took me the same time as doing them individually. But the process seemed easier and the results very good. There are plenty of opportunities for error I did a bit of unsewing. And if you are not good at accurate 1/4" seams and matching points, this is not the method for you. I used plenty of starch before cutting... but pressed one square a little wonky.

    The first picture shows incorrect assembly on the left and correct assembly on the right.

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    The next picture is the finished geese.

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    And this last picture shows the leftovers. It's a good thing I only needed 18 geese because I cut one too short and I could leave out the patched black goose. There was more leftover sky fabric than I prefer, but I think I will use the method again.

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    Old 08-21-2015, 06:44 AM
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    Very intriguing.
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    Old 08-21-2015, 07:16 AM
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    Nice evaluation, QuiltnNan. Thanks!
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    Old 08-21-2015, 12:11 PM
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    Really like this, I'm going to have to try it! Thank you for sharing!!
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    Old 08-21-2015, 01:42 PM
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    Thanks for being the guinea pig at trying this method. Very nice.
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    Old 08-21-2015, 03:55 PM
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    Awesome results! Good for you for jumping in with both feet.
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    Old 08-21-2015, 08:52 PM
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    Thanks so much for sharing your process and results! I'm impressed with what you did and may try it soon, myself.
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    Old 08-22-2015, 03:48 AM
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    Interesting! Thanks for sharing.
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    Old 08-22-2015, 04:19 AM
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    another one of those "why didn't I think of that" moments....very nice!
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    Old 08-22-2015, 03:45 PM
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    Nan, Very nice. Would you have anything on a soft curve flying geese?? Everything seems to be for "Artist Quilters." thanks Tinker
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