Category Archives: Leader/Ender

Leader/Ender Update

Very little sewing has been happening this week. I’ve been focused on cleaning closets and getting rid of stuff. Not fun, but it feels good to see a bit of progress. Once again, I’m also very behind on responding to … Continue reading

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Leader/Ender Block Tutorial

I’ve finally finished these leader/ender blocks! I’ve been asked to do a tutorial for these. They are very simple. For one 12 inch block, you will need 40 scrap squares cut at 2 inches, 8 background squares cut at 2 … Continue reading

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Leaders/Enders

I’ve started a new leader/ender project. No, I haven’t finished the last one! I’m making two different 4 inch blocks. I’ll play more with layouts when I get more done. I’m in no hurry with this. It is nice to … Continue reading

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Leaders and Enders

I cut these pieces out ages ago. I started adding the white pieces as leaders/enders The squares are two inches finished. The rectangles are two by four inches. As I press them, I sort them into piles by color. I … Continue reading

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Leaders/Enders

I showed the pieces I cut for a scrappy quilt on my bucket list. I’ve been piecing them into blocks as leaders/enders for a while. Then I had an afternoon with roofers pounding overhead and I finished the blocks. Hmmmm…..this … Continue reading

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Leader/Ender Update

I’m up to 20 blocks now, all made using the leader/ender method. I played a bit with layouts again. I will probably make at least 16 more blocks. I’m not tired of them yet! Have a great day!

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Leader/Ender Update

I’m quite pleased with my leader/ender blocks. I actually only make the four patches as leaders/enders. Every now and again, I piece them into blocks like this. The more I make, the more fun it is to play! I still … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Batik Rectangles

My Batik Rectangles quilt is done and on its way to Quilts of Compassion! I used gray thread for the quilting. The pantograph is called Yarn Tangle. I used this lavender for the binding because I had just enough and … Continue reading

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New Leader/Ender Project

Since the batik project is no longer a leader/ender project, it was time to get something new going. This isn’t totally new, I had started making four patches from these 30s prints last fall, even though I didn’t have a … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ New Leader/Ender Project

I have started a new batik leader/ender project in an attempt to empty this box. First I see them into twosies. And then into foursies. Like my technical terms? I think I will lay them out like this. I’ll likely … Continue reading

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