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Thread: I've been adoptedfor the Newbies Challenge

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    Moderator Up North's Avatar
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    Here are a few of my first pieces in Paper Piecing that I am being taught by my new Quilting moms

    Hunters Star
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    Donna's Block
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    WOW beautiful blocks, you are doing a great job. Paper piecing is fun and the points are sooooo nice.

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    Great job on those blocks-Hunter's star is one of my favorite's and I just made a Donna's block recently too lol
    Beautiful and love the fabric choices
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    Great job. Keep it up!

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    Love the Hunters Star :thumbup: Are you buying all the patterns or finding them online ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sharon b
    Love the Hunters Star :thumbup: Are you buying all the patterns or finding them online ?
    All are free online so far.

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    Is it great teaching or a talented student? I think both because your blocks are beautiful.

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    Oh I just LOVE the hunters star pattern! Maybe one day I will get up the nerve to try it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by quiltsRfun
    Is it great teaching or a talented student? I think both because your blocks are beautiful.
    It was teaching and a lot of bored practice!! One of my moms say I am a talented student-Yea right! Is that why I broke two seam rippers and had to rip so many seams?

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    Wow, those are great. You have great teachers and most important you are a good student.

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    Great job!

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    I just love the Hunter's star! That is easy to imagine as an entire quilt.

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    Hey those blocks are really nice looking

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    Here is what I have so far on the block that started all this Paper piecing- (4 pieces missing in Picture) I will get it sewed together tonight or tomorrow as it is a surprise quilt for my son's b'day Just happens he picked the hardest block in the universe to start with! Thanks You so Much "Mom's"
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    I love your work. You show a promising future as a paper piecer. Great fabric choices too.
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    Really pretty blocks! Great job!

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    You are doing a wonderful job!

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    Those are fantastic. Wonderful.........

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    Good job!!!

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    Yea I got the first block done! Not perfect but not to bad for a new paper piercer .
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