I’ve been suffering a bit from “Quilter’s Block” the last few days. Well, ever since I went frogging the other night. I just couldn’t decide what to quilt on my little Paganini. One thing I DID know was that I needed to press it again. I almost did and it’s a good thing I didn’t because I had some blue pen markings on it!! Oh, I would have been SOOOO mad if I had permanently set the markings. That would have been just my luck, the first time I use one of those little blue pens…I ruin my quilt top. So I wet down the top to remove them. Meanwhile, I doodled designs. I finally decided on a design, thought I would press the top, but there was still some blue left. So…..another rinse down. Ugghh, I felt like was wasting so much time. Between all this I loaded my practice muslin back on. I practiced the design I decided I wanted to quilt on Paganini. After practicing, I realized the quilting called for some finer weight thread. I put a thread order in last night. I’m glad I ended up having to wait because I wouldn’t want to be frogging that little top again!!
I decided maybe Paganini was causing my little case of quilter’s block, so I turned my attentions last night to something else. New quilt top. New quilt design. It’s not done, but I’m loving it already!! It’s just the boost I needed to get past my quilting blockade. I’m just going to give you a peak. Just a teaser. 🙂
Linda I just love your quilting.
The quilting design really enhances the tumblers! Looks great.♥
Holy smokes that's gorgeous!
Oh it's gorgeous! I just love tumblers and your quilting is so beautiful. I can only wish to quilt that great.
I love your quilting. Do you do it freehand? It's beautiful.
Your quilting looks beautiful! See, things do work out for the best!
The quilting looks great! I bought a spool of Aurifil yesterday…will try it out today.
Your quilt top is looking fantastic Linda! I know what you mean about having quilter's block. Sometimes just the thought of having to load a quilt on the machine will keep me from quilting. Silly but true.
Love the quilting. You are very talented. Hugs
Loving what I see. I got the baby tumblers, but haven't done any quilting this week and still too weak and sick to sit up long, but getting there.
You look like you have been doing this for years!
I think you are a natural Linda!!
It's beautiful – you're definitely a natural. Can't wait to see the whole thing.
It looks wonderful! That's a beautiful quilting design! :0)
You're such a tease! So not fair to make us wait.
Absolutely fabulous. My, isn't that something. Looking forward to the bigger picture … hugs
Your quilting is so pretty…love the quilt and the quilting pattern you choose!
Can't wait to see the whole thing! It looks beautiful 🙂 I recently suffered from Quilters Block myself, but I think I've gotten past it now by moving on to another project and going back to the problem one later. I'm sure you will too. 🙂
The tumblers look fantastic.
Awesome job! Its beautiful. 🙂
Wow. You just blow my mind at how wonderful your quilting is. I think you did just the right thing…switch to something else to get some momentum while giving the other project a rest. Lovely!
I think we all get that quilters' block thing from time to time, but isn't it wonderful when you come out of it?
Your tumbler quilt looks just great. I can't wait to see it in all it's glory! I also wish I could FM quilt like you do.
Love it, Love it, did I tell you I love it?!!
Love, Love, Love your tumblers! The quilting is absolutely fantastic!