Jan 10: First Contact. Project is to finish 2 partially done memory quilts for Christmas. Mar 16: Quilts sections arrived. May 4: Talked with Jennifer. We need help with planning a layout. May 05: Joan has agreed to do the layout & the piecing...a bit later this year.
Piecing by Joan Taylor
Aug 10: Shipped the quilt pieces to Joan. Aug 17: Got images of 2 of Joan's blocks so far. Aug 18: Four more blocks. Sep 11: Quilt top is ready to ship - on hold due to Hurricane Florence. Sep 12: Got quilt top pics from Joan. Still needs borders. Sep 26: Pieced quilt is here from Joan. It has 16 blocks.
Quilt Top Progress Photos
Sep 28: Progress photographs included the completed quilt top.
Longarming & Binding by Linda Lovett
Sep 28: Jennifer & I need to talk thread, longarming pattern & binding (blue vs grey). Oct 03: Jennifer has selected Bottom Line #623 Silver thread & Butterfly Tango pantograph by Apricot Moon with Warm & White batting. Oct 09: Ordered a new bolt of batting and returning 3 jumbo cones of thread & swapping for smaller cones & bobbins Oct 10: Will be quilting 3.5" rows.Batting is here. Working on backing & binding. Oct 11: Grey batik backing & binding are ready. Oct 18:Thread is expected Saturday. Loaded ready to quilt. Oct 19: Quilting. Having communication errors between IntelliQuilter (IQ) & APQS Ultimate I longarm. Waiting for support. Oct 20: Support came through as always! Simple fix. Quilting. Oct 22: Finished quilting. Attached the binding & ready to ship. Posted in the Gallery. Michelle will do the hand binding.