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Blocks in progress

Last week I mentioned that I was WAY behind on my Splendid Sampler blocks. Over the course of the week I did manage to get 5 more done. Again, not in order!  Happy Happy (block design by Jen Kingwell)  Simple Simon (block design by Celine Perkins)  Focal Point (block design by Natalia Conner) Friends Around the Square (block design… Continue reading Blocks in progress

The Splendid Sampler Blocks 1 and 2
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8 Tips for piecing blocks–great for The Splendid Sampler™

Hi everyone!  I know I have told you about some different BOMs out on the web right now. One of them started this past Sunday. I had been debating jumping on The Splendid Sampler™. It will be a lot of blocks- 2 every week! But I also thought that I could really improve my piecing… Continue reading 8 Tips for piecing blocks–great for The Splendid Sampler™

foam core design board
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Block Design boards

Have you ever made one of Lori Holt's block design boards? I have seen a few people post links to her YouTube video where she shows how to make one and I thought, why not try it? I had the supplies already.(If you want to see the video, click on YouTube video above or on the design board… Continue reading Block Design boards