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Old 10-29-2019, 03:30 AM
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I am a member of a Modern Quilt Guild here in Maine. In 2018 we participated in a “traveling quilt” project where I made my first block and journaled about my quilting inspiration and then the quilt was passed to a different member each month who then added a block or section to my quilt. Some of it had been pieced but some blocks were left loose so I finally (like a jigsaw puzzle) put it all together. I just took it off the longarm after nearly 10 days of ruler work and some FMQ and rolling it back and forth. It is the first time I attached the binding on the longarm too, now I just have to hand stitch it to the back. aaab5a12-9de3-418f-931c-1ba7a01b16a7.jpeg
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Old 10-29-2019, 04:05 AM
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I bet this was a fun project shared among your MQG - did each member pass along their own 'traveling quilt'? I so love the cheerfulness and randomness of the design/layout and you look to be having a lot of fun on your Q, too!

Fabulous finish
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Old 10-29-2019, 04:34 AM
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How. I hope fun that must have been!
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Old 10-29-2019, 04:48 AM
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That is some collaboration. wonderful quilt!!
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Old 10-29-2019, 05:32 AM
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This looks to be a fun and memory filled quilt. The journey will be well remembered for many years to come. Beautiful quilt.
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Old 10-29-2019, 01:27 PM
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Your quilt is so eclectic. It does give the impression that all the participants focused on the journey and Created an amazing destination.
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Great quilt and colors.
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Old 10-29-2019, 04:31 PM
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Where is the final journey for a traveling quilt? The quilt is very inspirational.
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that is just so cool! I'm becoming more and more modern in my quilts--trying to use up some of my more traditional fabrics now for Christmas presents so I have space for more modern fabrics!
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​Fun quilt!
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