Saturday, January 24, 2015

UFO Finish

WOW….I have come up with a way of finishing UFO’s without even stepping foot in my studio….want to know my secret?

Last summer, I wrote about going thru my UFO’s and getting rid of some of those that I thought I would never finish.   As a result, I gave this square…..

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…to the Charity Bee for my Quilt Guild.

It was made in a thread painting workshop, and while I learned a lot while making it, I knew that I would never actually use it.

So, apparently my friend, Nupur, took this block home, thought about it for while,  and turned it into this wonderful quilt…..

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Now THAT is the way to finish a UFO!!!

Thanks Nupur for making me look good!!

3 comments:

Sylvia said...

You cheater, you! :) I may have to consider trying this. I just donated a bunch of my ugly fabric to the charity bee--I felt kind of guilty, but then I'm pretty sure not everyone will think it was ugly fabric.

Nupur said...

Yup, outsourcing UFOs is the way to go!! ;)

I enjoyed playing with a few batik scraps and your blocks and trying something new.

Sylvia, ugly fabrics are very useful- they get mixed in with other fabric for scrappy quilts and end up looking just fine. So thanks for the donation.

Maggi said...

That is definitely a good way to get UFOs finished!

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