Saturday, December 19, 2015

I'm Gonna Pop Some Hexies


Now that I've finished my Aura hexagon top, it's time to prepare for quilting.  First, I used a crochet hook to remove the remaining hexagon papers.  That was fun and easy.  Much easier than removing paper foundation piecing bits.  If you're curious, I used a size G crochet hook.


Then, I ironed the top and took this stellar photo on my design wall.  I like the way the yellow dots of color jump out at you and move your eye around the quilt.  

I'm using a terrific dotty print for the backing.  I'd be quilting it right now, but I need to get some batting.  


Did you guess the quilt block from my last post was a Log Cabin?  Great job!  Here's the finished block.  It will be the first in my new series of tutorials I've got planned for next year, "Quilt Block Classics".  Stay tuned.

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Have a lovely day,

Jennifer Schifano Thomas

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1 comment:

  1. You finished the quilt top. I am so happy to see this.

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