At very long last I have reconnected the Megaquilter after replacing some parts on the frame, and this Log Cabin is the first quilt to go up on it. I finished it earlier in the summer (it was my July UFO) and I decided after such a long hiatus from quilting that I am going to use it as my "sacrificial lamb" quilt to see if I even remember how to meander. I've got the bobbins wound and the thread chosen, the machine is oiled and I think I should probably put in a new needle. It's a lap-size quilt at 48"x60" so it should go fast. In theory
Fabric used this week: 3 yards for backing for Log Cabin
Fabric used year to date: 58 yards
Added this week: 0 yards
year to date: 28 yards
Net used for 2012: 30 yards
Yarn used this
week: 0 yards
Yarn used year to date: 6144 yards
Yarn added this week: 0
Yarn added year to date: 3503 yards (all handspun, not
Net used for 2012: 2641 yards
Terrific Log Cabin--hope it behaves while you learn to play again.
I was just reading a bunch of Latin sayings in the back of my dictionary today...but the only one I can remember now is Et tu, Brute!
Beautiful quilt. Good luck with your re-education on the quilting.
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