it is easy to get defeated. A thoughtless word, someone's actions and you can go into a funk.
That is what happened to me and seriously I don't want to explain it all. Suffice it to say, there is an organization in this city that will never see another quilt from me.
I made the gnome first and had trouble with the body. Ah-ha, said the doughhead after she looked long and hard at the picture. It goes this way! That open area on the left has a letter block sit in front of it. The rest is up to you.
I sit and trace and fuse and cut in an evening while the tv is talking to Karl. Then it sat here for a couple of days as we had some shopping and such to do.
Here it is. May BOM........ 8 days before the next one is published.
When I put the tree together, I used my applique pressing sheet and as I put each branch on I pinned it right through the fabric, the pressing sheet and the ironing board cover. As I joined a branch another pin went in. I did not remove them until it was pressed and pressed well.
I really hope all of you are ahead of me. I'm not behind but I'm not where I want to be right now. One more thing and I'll feel like I accomplished something this month.