Is it February 9th already?

Recently someone on the QOV Facebook page suggested making a block a day for the month of February. Great idea, I thought! Well….. Once I cut pieces for blocks it is really hard to wait so:

Um, yeah. Oh well, at least I am ahead and not behind!
Once a month, I meet with 3 other ladies from my local guild that are interested in making art quilts. We are working through this book:


This week the assignment was collage. Here is mine:


The crumpled brown is from a paper bag, the ladder bits were cut from a damaged Bible, and the letters were from an old educational letter set for schools. Our next assignment is Innovative piecing. I am going to try to get that done this week as we have a wedding shower coming up the end of the month for Daughter #1.

Until next time….


About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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4 Responses to Is it February 9th already?

  1. Cathy says:

    I love your blocks at the beginning of this post. Love the reproduction fabrics. That book sounds interesting. Your collage is fabulous. Hugs

  2. Miriam says:

    I love your Jacob’s Ladder!
    Your blocks look great. Ahead is good!!
    Thank you for visiting my blog and leaving a lovely comment. šŸ™‚

  3. barbvedder says:

    great art quilt! love the brown paper and your churn dash blocks are awesome too!

  4. Ahead is good! And the Jacob’s Ladder is really good, too!

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