Kelli came home for a sewing day….or hang out day or whatever we made of it day.
Our first order of business was to trim up the quilt we are working on that Carla (of Longarm Quilting Inspirations) quilted for us. Carla does great work and I love it!!
Above is our “keeping it real photo”. While we were trying to trim, Carver was playing fetch with Puppycat, Kelli’s beagle. They would run and tear across the quilt. Kelli and I just trimmed away.
Here’s our smiling happy version.
After this we took more pictures of the quilt and got the measurements and info ready so we could submit the quilt for publication. We never know if anyone will accept it…where or which of their publications they want it for or the price they are willing to pay. It’s a crap shoot. Some might make the cover some don’t and ones we think won’t make the cover do. It’s an interesting process for sure.
Kelli did some extra work last week and submitted two other quilts so this week is a waiting game. We have THREE quilts out for submission. We might hear something from someone and we might not.
While Kelli was here I talked her into setting out our BOM quilt we are suppose to be working on. We thought we were coming to the end but didn’t know…here’s how it looks.
Kelli has the center and I have the last two blocks to do before we get to the border. I am starting to believe the end is in sight which is good as we both are running out of the little steam we had.
I’m hoping to get my blocks done this week and then onto the never ending border.
After that we switched gears and started working on this…. Continue reading