Friday, January 1, 2021

WIP 2020

Here is my annual year in review for 2020

New and Finished Quilts for the year

1. Snoopy Deep Space - Kit w/free pattern available 

2. A new design released at Fall Market - Island Batik fabrics - Citrus Sun - Pattern to be released soon!
Pattern: Sintra Central - inspired by my trip to Portugal Oct 2019.


3. Holly Berries in the Snow (two items) - pattern to be released soon!
Made with Island Batik fabrics - Holly Holiday; Pattern includes 8" and 12" block sizes.

4. Lots of masks! Craft Passion style pattern. Ear Loops, Head loops, ties, or combination.
Pellon911FF 60" wide and 1/4" black and 1/8" black and white elastic available!




5. Placemats. 12 of them! Set of 4 From the Market panels. Set of 8 Wine Country panels.
All fabrics available!


5. Quilter's Trek 2020 - Treasure Map (theme: True Blue) - Get Kits while a hidden Token is in each kit.

6. New Calypso - an AnglePlay pattern

7. A laptop sleeve (pre-quilted fabric; zippers available here)

8. Judy Houghton design, pouch. But I lined this one with finished seams and a two-way zipper each with its own pull.


1. Garden Party / Poppy Dance Party Designed Row (pattern available)

resulted in this collaboration .....incorporated my Bricks (made by mom) from 2019 and Dogwood Branch from 2015 (both patterns available) as well as my new row - Poppy Dance Party and several other rows from the It's A Garden Party Row Along. Now Ready to quilt!

2. AnglePlay
Beginner Blocks - All Island Batik fabric

Advanced Blocks

Lover's Knot - a ribbon border example

Modern design of basic block

Pieceful Stars- Kit w/pattern available. Templates sold separately.

3. U.S. Tour ....Apple block (Washington) and Honeycomb (North Dakota) block designs available from my shop and other designer blocks available from them respectively. It's still going on, so get your designs now and enjoy hopping around the U.S. virtually! Find the complete list on this post. This is a weekly blog hop. Here are the blocks I have made.

Other designer's blocks that I've made:


4. One-Block-Wonder (OBW) using a Serendipity Panel in the center and cutting 6 identical panels into triangles, creating kaleidoscope hexagons.  (as of Jan 1, 2021)

UFOs - Finished in 2020
1. Urban Lights - a pattern by Julie Luoma of Off the Wall Quilt using AnglePlay(r) templates.
Fabrics available here.

2. A Poinsettia Winter - a design and fabrics from In the Beginning. Most fabrics available here.

2019 WIP  - Commissions

1. Tie quilt - awaiting progress payment from client (ready to quilt)

2. Memory Quilt on hold by client (not pictured - concepts awaiting approval)

2007 Alaska Shop Hop - Now to consider placement and required 'extra' blocks in order to assemble the quilt.

Out of the Darkness - Pam Bono - one more block, then center and borders

OLD LIST, once upon a time was publicly listed as 'next items' but never got started and there are too many piles of fabric destined as possible projects to list here ;-)...ha!:
  • Peace Park
  • Snowflake/blizzard --except that I used some of the snowflakes as inspiration for the Cool Penguin design and in my "Protection from the Storm" several years ago
  • 2007 Shop Hop the Blues - bow ties?
  • 2009 Shop Hop the Blues - fall leaves?

2014 list
  • OWN -  next up are 2 large blocks
2015 list
  • Metro Rings --I was able to make a decision on the QSTs, so they will be different and pieced some units together.

  • Lucky Pot of Gold or Ode to Ireland (a Mi Amore shamrock version) applique still to add.
2016 UFOs:
  • Train set - with IB Sea Salt Sandy and some other background -- an IBA challenge that I want to incorporate into something bigger. #Accuquilt dies (rentable in the classroom) were used to cut these.
  • Little cars - with IB Fire Island -- an IBA challenge that I want to incorporate into something bigger. #Accuquilt die (rentable in the classroom) was used to cut these.
  • Umbrellas -- an IBA challenge that I want to incorporate into something bigger. #Accuquilt die (rentable in the classroom) was used to cut these.
  • Raindrops --an IBA challenge that I want to incorporate into something bigger.
  • Road trip 2016 -  Home Sweet Home - quilted and bound. Need to finish embellishments

2017 WIP List
*2017 RxR - On the Go

2018 WIP list
Aves -- I got the fabrics selected and the first block cut out in 2018 ...but that is it.

from 2018 list
Assembly finished Dec 2020

from 2017 list
  • Lone Star piecing  (2009 class w/Eddie Walker) --thinking by hand quilt
  • Alletaire --2015 Bonnie Hunter Quiltville Mystery
        October 2019 @ retreat - got some put together (lots more to go!):

half of center assembled by March 2020 - completed assembly in June 2020

from 2016 list
  • 2016 North Central Washington Shop Hop - Come Fall into Love
  • Labyrinth for Duncan
    from 2015
    • Four Patch Flip- a spring result, but has been sitting there waiting for me to work on it. - now ready to quilt! Finished Piecing - 4/12/18
    from 2014
    • Electric City - a new 1892 Rondure version, stalled in 2015 --most got going in March 2017, still needed to do 3rd round.  3rd round completed May 2018. Borders added October 2018.
    • Baskets - WW Valley Quilt Guild 2006 BOM (pictured years ago! and my quilting designs for it continue to evolve)

    Joint Projects (ready to quilt)
    • Cool Penguin, partly pieced by Julie Tapley - Country Register Pattern Sample  (or add snowflakes?)
    • Inverted Rondure - Nancy Cargo 
    Joint WIPs:
    • Camouflage Canopy (waiting for tester to return it)
    • DJ/MBA t-shirt COMPLETED

    • Barb Kelton's pieced Emerald
    • Row by Row 2018 Junior version - Piano Keys and made leftovers  -- gave to mom
    • Humpty Dumpty's Wall  --designed by me; pieced by Betty Baerg - INCORPORATED INTO GARDEN PARTY COLLABORATION QUILT - Ready to Quilt
    • QOV - completed but no pics available
      Completed: 16 + 2 joint projects   [14 quilted items]  Note 1 completed project was 12 placemats!
      Started the year (2020) with WIP: 23 + 7 joint projects  
      New end of year 2020 WIP: 5 (3 are AnglePlay!)--ribbon bordered-Lover's Knot; Modern Setting; Pieceful Stars)
      Ended 2020 with WIP:  25 + 6 joint projects  
       --note: 7 + 3 JPs just need to be quilted!!

      Note: projects for others, I quilted 76.  All were hand guided, some were also bound. Lots of photos at . Or check out the 'Quilting Examples' tab on this blog.

      TOTAL: 84 quiltings