To-Do Tuesday #7 Weekly Progress Update

I am joining the weekly To-Do Tuesday Linky Party hosted by my friend, Roseanne, at Home Sewn By Us. I find goal-setting to be extremely helpful to get more accomplished, and since I’m always trying to get one more project done, I’m all for a little extra push and/or encouragement.

To-Do for the week of Sept 24th-Sept 30th:

  1. Pull coordinating fabrics for Roseanne’s Ripples blocks. – √ Done
  2. Attend two workshops at the EQ Academy in Perrysburg, Ohio. √ Done

To-Do #1

I love Christmas fabric and recently had to buy yet another large scrapbooking bin to accommodate all my Christmas fabric stash! So I did not have much of a problem choosing fabric for Roseanne’s Ripples blocks except for a black fabric. I ended up picking a simple black dot fabric that pretty goes with anything. I just love the clumps of snowmen in third fabric below:

To-Do #2

I had so much fun at the EQ Academy! I learned SO much from Jenny Novinsky about drawing paper pieced blocks in EQ8 and from Cheryl Brickey to use EQ8 to design modern quilts. They are both fantastic teachers, and I recommend taking a class or workshop from either of them if you get a chance. Below is a pic of Cheryl talking about modern quilt design.

To-Do for the week of October 1st through October 7th

  1. Make two Christmas Ripples blocks for Roseanne.
  2. If time allows, start making more Lumen blocks.

Linking up to Home Sewn By Us: To-Do Tuesday Linky #8.

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4 Responses to To-Do Tuesday #7 Weekly Progress Update

  1. rl2b2017 says:

    Hi Mary! Oh, I just LOVE seeing this photo of your class. I knew you were going to learn a LOT, and I find hands-on is just the best for learning. At least for me it is. I also just LOVE your fabric pull. I’m so glad you had fabrics in your stash, and didn’t have to go out and buy something special. Ooh-la-la, your blocks are going to be so cool. EEK! Thanks for linking up today. ~smile~ Roseanne


  2. Your Christmas fabric pull is so fun – I really like the little trees! The class sounds interesting, too!


  3. Sharon says:

    EQ Academy, how exciting is that! Have fun designing and sewing this week!


  4. Yvonne says:

    That snowman fabric is adorable – actually all your pulled fabrics are great! May you have lots of time for sewing this week!


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