Monday, February 3, 2014

First Finish of 2014

Yeah! First Finish of 2014. First real quilt on my long arm machine.
I am really happy with the nice square corners. I followed detailed instructions on Kimmy Brunner's DVD for Beginning Quilters. It is really great. She gives step-by-step details that I haven't seen anywhere else.

I had a great time using my APQS Lucey. It worked flawlessly. Me, not so much. Everything is a learning experience. I just really had to stop practicing by making play quilts for the grandkids and start putting my completed tops on the machine.

I used one of the pantos that came with my machine. It is a lot harder to follow a pre-printed line than it appears. I will definitely use this one again, though.

The quilt is labeled and completely finished. Happy, happy. Cross that one off my list. Next!

I am linking up to Anything Goes Monday. Link at the right. Also linking up to Quilt Story: Fabric Tuesday. You can find it here.

Thanks for stopping by.



6 comments:

  1. fabulous job! I like it all, the hearts, the colors, the woven look!
    LeeAnna Paylor
    lapaylor.blogspot.com

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  2. It's really lovely. Your straight lines are perfect to me!

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  3. Your quilting looks wonderful I and love the quilt!

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  4. Lovely quilt, it must be so great to have it finished!

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  5. Congratulations on a lovely finish. Great quilt. Now the first quilt on the long arm is out of the way you will not be able to stop yourself!

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  6. Isn't Kimmy's instructions wonderful. Love this quilt.

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