Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Wonderful Wednesday - Art and More

Welcome to another edition of Wonderful Wednesday!!  Today, I'm going to share the last meeting of the Three Musketeers.  A journal day became a mixed bag when Helena showed up.  It's all good, since it's been AGES since we've seen her!!  :o))

You might have seen this photo in a recent RSC post:


Britt counted QSTs for her Boston Common-style quilt:


I trimmed the borders on the final Positivity QAL Block Drive quilt:


Britt shared some gelli print scraps with me:


I applied binding to the Positivity quilt as the table was buried in fabric and paper:


I presented Britt with her Block Swap HSTs..


And she went back to removing pages from her next altered book journal:


Helena worked on a fun retro Christmas quilt:


Using the plan she worked up:


I was happy to show off this gorgeous collaborative quilt finish:


Some blocks and the layout by Maggie...


And many blocks from Preeti:


I need to see if the day's mini finish was on my UFO Club list for this quarter:

Spoiler Alert:  It's not.  :o((

I had the pleasure of rooting through more of B's paper scraps and took home pieces for my Board Book Journal in progress:


Not sure what Britt was doing, but there's the stack of blocks she DIDN'T work on today:


Before heading home, I painted a red, orange and yellow sheet of copy paper to go with this beautiful leaf print that Britt so generously gifted me:


And the perfect end to a wonderful day...

I got home to find that DS2 was well on the way to making this lovely Gnocchi Soup from Pressure Luck:


As a side note...

I now have to turn my studio upside down looking for the Swap Blocks that Britt made for me.  I wasn't ready for them (since her blocks weren't done), but she needed space in her studio and remembers bringing them to me.

I don't really recall receiving them, but my brain doesn't seem to be functioning at full power these days.  If she brought them, I would have left them on the cutting table so I wouldn't lose them.  Unfortunately, they aren't there and I have NO MEMORY of where they might have gone!!  :o((

If by chance YOU have seen me show those Sweet Kisses blocks, please let me know in the comments below.  It seems like something I would have written about.

UPDATE!!!

I looked in the most logical place... AGAIN.  I took every project bag OUT of the bin (instead of just "thumbing" through them!)  In the very back, partially covered by some background yardage, were the blocks:


Sorry for the scare, Britt, and thank you SEW much for doing this block swap with me!

Until next time...
Enjoy a FRIEND-ly play day!!!

4 comments:

  1. If it didn't just happen-I can't remember and if I do remember the event, I don't remember what I did with the thing! Yup-we will enjoy aging and remember to LAUGH!

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  2. Oh what a fun day!! and I am so glad you found those sneaky missing blocks!!! They just wanted to get your heart rate up!! Enjoy the soup!!!

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  3. What fun you all had and so glad you found the blocks. DS2's soup looks perfect!

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  4. What a fun creative day for art and sewing.

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