Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Work in Progress-#43 Basting Blue Hexagons

Written by Laura Chaney, daughter

Well, I've started work on yet ANOTHER new English Paper-Piecing project involving my beloved hexagons. This one is using a charm pack of the Ocean Waters Batiks by Robert Kaufman that I picked up during Sample Sale at Quilt Market.


Mom was gullible kind enough to help me by cutting them down into the 2" squares I needed to sew my 3/4" hexagons from Paper Pieces. I basted a few of these back in May when I was traveling for my day job, but this week I've definitely been working on them in earnest.

Basted Blue Hexagons


I don't know how many I'l need since this project is designed only in my head right now, but I know it'll take me a while so I'd better just keep on stitching (while watching a little Battlestar Galactica, of course!) Linking up with Sew Fresh Quilts and Freshly Pieced!

Today we're also celebrating Mom's (Linda) birthday! If you have a moment, please wish her a festive day in the comments! 

Happy Birthday, Momcat!

Linda Chaney



6 comments:

  1. Happy birthday to you Linda! If you get to spend some of it like you are in that fun photo, surrounded by fabric, then it will be a great day!
    And Laura... Battlestar Galactica? Oh my goodness, does that bring back memories.
    Those ocean waves batiks are beautiful and will make some awesome hexies!

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  2. Happy Birthday Linda. Hope you have a great day
    THose batiks are gorgeous

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  3. Happy Birthday Linda. Hope you have a great day
    THose batiks are gorgeous

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  4. Happy Birthday, Linda! Enjoy your day!

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  5. Yes...happy happy birthday!!! (I love birthdays) and it looks like you got spoiled good!

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  6. Happy Birthday Linda! Hope your birthday was super!

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