Saturday, December 31, 2011

Crazy Quilting Journal Project

I am ready for the New Year
with a new project.
For those of you not familiar
with CQJP, it is an annual
challenge issued to needle
workers/artists to create a
major crazy quilt project in
a 12 month period.  There
are guidelines to follow and
monthly photo submissionsto be made.
You have seen me create a
block  or hearts for Round Robins
or a Swap, but not a full
project. 
I have completed the piecing
of 12 blocks.  The fabrics are
mostly silk with a lightweight
linen and a cotton or two.

The colors are cream and
lavender.  I have been
collecting threads, silk
ribbon and beads to
use for the embellishing.

 I have my needles and I am
ready to stitch the New Year in!

Love to all,
Deb
  



13 comments:

  1. Love that color combo,Deb.
    Wishing you a wonderful 2012.
    Hugs,
    Marie

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  2. Perfect combination: cream and lavender. I'm looking forward to see your embellishments and what colors you will use. Purple? Yellow?

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  3. Deb, your blocks are lovely - what great colors! What will you make with them? And I am looking forward to hearing what word you select for 2012. Mine is a rather selfish word this year: ENJOY. Hugs, Cathy

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  4. Wishing you and your loved ones a very happy New Year, may it bring you gifts of joy, health and happiness and lots of stitching time for you.

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  5. Me too Deb! I'm really looking forward to completing my project! I LOVE your choice of fabrics, and I know your blocks are going to be beautiful.

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  6. I'm not taking part in the project, but I will be watching your progress. Cream and lavender is an interesting combination - can't wait to see what you do with it!! Happy 2012!

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  7. Deb- I can only imagine what these next months will bring as you begin this amazing project. I'm looking forward to seeing this develop- I already know its going to be fabulous!
    xo,
    Vicki

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  8. Wow! can't wait to see the finished product. It looks and sounds lovely already.
    happy New Year

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  9. Happy New Year! I can't wait to see your finished project! You always amaze me!

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  10. What a great way to start the New Year by stiching away!!Lovely soft colours.I admire these colours, but I have to work in brights!

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  11. This is going to be BEAUTIFUL!!! Can't wait to see it!

    Happy New Year friend!!

    Hugs,
    Dana

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  12. It is going to be beauitful. You make me want to CQ again!!

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  13. Lovely colour palette Deb. Look forward to seeing your thread selection as these will provide a lovely background. What size did you end up doing your blocks? I just completed my blocks last week so will need to get them photographed for posting next week. Happy New Year girlfriend. The view from your writing desk looks lovely!

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