Quilting and life in general around my lakeside retreat
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Two Blocks Shy of a Quilt
Retreat Day 2 was kind of a do-nothing day, I don't know why. But every once in a while it's nice to slow down and contemplate my navel. Anyway, I began the day by making and applying the binding to Winter Trees. Easy peasy.
Then I set about finishing Celtic Solstice. I mean, it's only been 5 years since that BH mystery ... Well, I won't bore you with details but I never could get the border Tri-Recs units to fit. I counted, I measured. It looked like I had fixed the problem by making two more non-matching Tri-Recs blocks.
So I proceeded to add the remaining borders only to find ...
Two blocks shy of a quilt
No extra fabric in the box. Oh, well, maybe next retreat I will finish it. But I am happy with how it is turning out.
The remainder of the day was devoted to finishing my Loosey Goosey columns from the Rainbow Scrap Challenge 2018.
I failed to bring extra fabrics to fill in the pointy ends so that has gone back in the box, as well.