Category Archives: Grading Seams

Tutorial: Star of the Milky Way quilt block, an 8-pointed star

I’ve been inspired by Cathi at Quilt Obsession again. This is the beautiful star that Cathi made from the shapes in Bonnie Hunter’s Celtic Solstice Shape Collection. Linda Franz identified it as the Star of the Milky Way. I’m going … Continue reading

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Bonnie Hunter’s Celtic Solstice Mystery and Inklingo, Clue 3

I was caught up by the time Bonnie released Clue 3. It ended up that I didn’t get Clue 2 totally finished until the wee hours of Friday morning. (Sometimes there is an advantage to having insomnia.) I know we … Continue reading

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Orca Bay Mystery!–Part 3 Completed

Bonnie Hunter‘s Orca Bay Mystery continues. I am SO glad I’m participating. My first mystery has been great fun. After trimming the tips and grading the dark seam allowance, this is what’s NOT in the seam allowances of my HSTs: … Continue reading

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Orca Bay Mystery–Part 2: Grading Seams in String Blocks

Hi Everyone, Here are my finished hourglass blocks. I completed them late Friday morning. I promised myself I’d have them done before I read the next clue. That was tough as I knew the clue HAD to be up already! … Continue reading

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