This week I finished up June's segment of the Sweet Land of Liberty designed by Cheri Payne. Lori of Humble Quilts is guiding us along and giving us dimensions. We are doing this on the Facebook group Quilts by Cheri Friendship Group. Lori did this same quilt-along last year on her blog, and she is referring us to those directions each month. Can't really see my hand stitching on the sawtooth star, but it is all hand-applique. The
The other thing I have been working on this week is my Father Christmas blocks. I started one in 1997, came across the blocks again, and want to finish 3 this month. Just laying his belt/sash across his coat, I'm thinking i need to go with more contrast on the belt/sash.
One of my favorite activities is to visit everyone's blog and see what they have been doing. You can see the other participants in the Hand Quilt Along below.
Hand Quilt Along Links
This Hand Quilt Along is an opportunity for hand quilters and piecers to share and motivate one another. We post every three weeks, to show our progress and encourage one another. If you have a hand quilting project and would like to join our group contact Kathy at the link below.
Kathy, Margaret, Emma, Tracy, Deb, Susan, Nanette, Edith, Sharon, Karrin, Gretchen and Kathi
I'll also be linking up with Kathy's Quilts for Slow Sunday Stitching. If you have a chance, be sure and head over there and check out those links for more inspiration.
I'm having a Father's Day Lunch today, so I need to get the pulled pork on.
Thanks for stopping by!