Saturday, June 10, 2017

RSC Saturday....

My yellow for the week. One 16 patch block of 2.5 inch squares.


Yesterday's post had a finish of the RSC 2015 quilt here and the binding got finished on the Grandmothers Choice quilt in purple and green.

I also looked in the drawer of tops and pulled this little 50x60 one of 6 inch churn dashes to work on next. These were made a few years ago I think with the RSC Challenge. I made 12 each month and divided them in half to make this top. The extras - 6 of each color are on the side.

I pulled some leftover batting pieces and just need to sew them together with a zig zag stitch and then make a backing. I think these 6 parts will work together to make a batting.

I will probably do walking foot quilting - maybe a big cross hatch of 3 or 4 inches on the diagonal? and then a solid color binding of whatever I can find big enough in the stash.

A couple of weeks ago I mentioned doing something with the green homespun... well greens and browns got cut into big rectangles and then lots of four patches were made.... these will become a bricks and stepping stones quilt from the free quiltville pattern here.




Head on over to the RSC Challenge and see how others did with the yellow scraps this week.

6 comments:

  1. Love those little busy bees in your 16-patch....i also sew my batting leftovers together...
    hugs, Julierose

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  2. Your Rainbow quilt for the last post is absolutely stunning! Congratulations! The Grandmother's Choice is really nice, too. You are a finishing MACHINE, aren't you. The churn dashes are going to be fun - you can't go wrong with that classic. What fun progress you've made recently!

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  3. A nice yellow block for this month's RSC. Great churn dash blocks and already so close to being a finished quilt.

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  4. It's good to also use up those weddings and not waste them too. Great work

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  5. One YELLOW block is better than none (which is what I made last week!!) You've got it in that lovely quilt top you dug out, too. Way to attack those UFOs!!!

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  6. LOVE the churn dashes on point!!! Just beautiful. I love seeing your RSC15 sampler as well. Jobs well done!

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