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01-31-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,333
Posted By kristakz

I bought my first longarm in 2012, for much the...

I bought my first longarm in 2012, for much the same reason as you. I was tired of basting, and my current quilt (at the time) was killing my shoulders trying to stuff it through my domestice...
Forum: Main
05-23-2019, 06:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,413
Posted By kristakz

I'm a longarmer and I would never expect a tip. A...

I'm a longarmer and I would never expect a tip. A couple of clients have given me some extra once or twice - I'm trying to get over that making me uncomfortable and to accept it gracefully. But I'd...
03-01-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 938
Views: 96,544
Posted By kristakz

Yes, that's probably it.

Yes, that's probably it.
03-01-2019, 11:31 AM
Replies: 938
Views: 96,544
Posted By kristakz

Thanks Rob. Swoon is the name of the block....

Thanks Rob. Swoon is the name of the block. Several years ago, a pattern called "Swoon" came out, where the blocks were 24". I reduced it to a more manageable 16" block for my quilts. I think that's...
03-01-2019, 05:14 AM
Replies: 938
Views: 96,544
Posted By kristakz

Just under the wire, I finished 3 UFOs for...

Just under the wire, I finished 3 UFOs for February. I finished 2 other quilts too, but they never even achieved UFO status! Here are my finishes:

This swoon quilt started as sample blocks for a...
01-31-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 938
Views: 96,544
Posted By kristakz

One more January finish for me. This one is a...

One more January finish for me. This one is a relatively young UFO, but it's been patiently waiting its turn to be finished since last summer. The original fabric for this One Block Wonder was a...
01-28-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 938
Views: 96,544
Posted By kristakz

No, the summer sampler was from Freshly Pieced -...

No, the summer sampler was from Freshly Pieced - each block designed by a different quilt blogger.
01-23-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 1,050
Views: 110,088
Posted By kristakz

I had a make a bit of a restart, after my...

I had a make a bit of a restart, after my original colours were a complete disaster. I had switched up Bonnies choices, and my strings were green. Not a good fit with my purple 4-patches (that colour...
01-23-2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 938
Views: 96,544
Posted By kristakz

I beat my phone into submission, so here are the...

I beat my phone into submission, so here are the last 2 photos. That's 5 finishes for January! (so far)

This is my "Summer Sampler" from Freshly Pieced. I used my own fabrics, in an effort to...
01-23-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 938
Views: 96,544
Posted By kristakz

Here are a few of my January finishes. I had a...

Here are a few of my January finishes. I had a bit of a break from customer work after Christmas, and was getting antsy, so I dropped a few of my UFOs on the longarm while I had some time.

This...
01-14-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 938
Views: 96,544
Posted By kristakz

I'm in again this year! Off to a roaring start,...

I'm in again this year! Off to a roaring start, since it is Jan 14 and I'm just finding this thread now. But I'm going to blame my Christmas visitor (my Mom, who just went home 2 days ago) for...
Forum: Main
11-27-2018, 11:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,353
Posted By kristakz

Before I bought my computerized machine, circles...

Before I bought my computerized machine, circles were off the table. I have one template with spirals, but that was the closest I would do to circles, because you just can't panto them accurately (...
11-24-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 1,050
Views: 110,088
Posted By kristakz

Autumn Sampler? I did a summer sampler, but not...

Autumn Sampler? I did a summer sampler, but not an autumn one.
11-23-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 1,050
Views: 110,088
Posted By kristakz

Woohoo, got all my 4-patches done! Just need to...

Woohoo, got all my 4-patches done! Just need to trim them up to make sure they are square. I raided my scrap bin and was able to get most of the patches from real scraps. I cut into a few of my...
11-23-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1,050
Views: 110,088
Posted By kristakz

I'm trying to resist starting, until my sew group...

I'm trying to resist starting, until my sew group starts at 4 today. Not sure I'll make it ... I'm heading up soon to see if my scrap bag has any appropriate colour/size strips for this clue, before...
11-22-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1,050
Views: 110,088
Posted By kristakz

The clues come out on her blog as the daily post...

The clues come out on her blog as the daily post first. Then she manually links them to the tab for the mystery, so it does take time to get there. I just go to her blog first thing and check the...
11-22-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1,108
Views: 62,618
Posted By kristakz

I fell so far off the wagon I can't even see its...

I fell so far off the wagon I can't even see its dust in the distance anymore :) One Block Wonders were my downfall, and I bought fabric for 6 or 7 this year. I even finished a couple. But I think...
11-22-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1,274
Views: 78,426
Posted By kristakz

I kind of fell off the thread for a while, but...

I kind of fell off the thread for a while, but I've been busily quilting away. My summer was very productive, with 10 quilts finished. I don't think many of them were actually UFOs at the beginning...
11-22-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1,050
Views: 110,088
Posted By kristakz

These are my colours. My red is her blue. My...

These are my colours. My red is her blue. My purple is her red. My green is her orange (because that's the one I have the widest range on) and my orange is her green. Anyone want to take bets on...
11-19-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1,050
Views: 110,088
Posted By kristakz

Weird, this post was empty when I got here to...

Weird, this post was empty when I got here to read it. Oh well - I'm in for Bonnie Hunter again this year. Worried about her comment regarding "see where things go" for those wanting to use single...
Forum: Main
10-05-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,731
Posted By kristakz

I'm in! Not sure how much I'll get done since...

I'm in! Not sure how much I'll get done since son #2 is home from school for Thanksgiving, and family dinner is planned for Sunday. But I should get able to carve out some time - not sure yet...
Forum: Main
09-27-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,848
Posted By kristakz

This is exactly what I would do, too. Assuming of...

This is exactly what I would do, too. Assuming of course your pattern lends itself to this.
09-01-2018, 05:27 AM
Replies: 1,274
Views: 78,426
Posted By kristakz

Another August UFO complete! This quilt was a...

Another August UFO complete! This quilt was a mystery from LoveShackQuilts.ca last year. I took the blocks, but didn't like the layout so I switched it up and made this giant heart quilt. Of course,...
08-30-2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 229
Views: 29,547
Posted By kristakz

Thanks oksewglad. I think I do need a plan for a...

Thanks oksewglad. I think I do need a plan for a quilt. I don't have much light scraps - I have managed to make a dent in those with a couple of mystery quilts recently - which limits my options (I...
Forum: Pictures
08-30-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,565
Posted By kristakz

You are a braver lady than I am! Before I got my...

You are a braver lady than I am! Before I got my computerized machine, I had one rule for pantographs - NO CIRCLES! I got myself setup with a stylus system and bought one template that had swirls...
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