I have actually finished free-motion quilting Summer Gathering!
Odd as it may sound, I often prefer FMQ over the walking foot, for gridlines and SID. The entire quilt was done on Mr. Juki, with a darning foot. A bit squiggly, but perfect for this quilt! I like that I can easily work in all directions this way; less maneuvering and no issues with the layers pulling.
Thank you all for encouraging me to stay focused and work toward my goal!
Today I'll be making the binding decision.
I like all three of these options:
I have really avoided the computer in order to make time for this though, and I am sorry to neglect this month's OMG participant's! I tend to visit your posts with my phone, yet prefer to write comments from my PC.
Therefore, I have done a lot of reading this month, and cheering from the sidelines!
I hope everyone is making great headway on June goals!
Winners for May have been randomly drawn and notified.
It is time at last to applaud the following One Monthly Goal participants:
Congratulations to Deb, who blogs at New Creative State! Deb finished a happy, scrappy quilt to brighten the winter days ahead, in Tasmania, Australia.
$25.00 Gift Certificate to Fat Quarter Shop!
Congratulations to Julie, who blogs at Julie's Quilts and Costumes!
$20.00 Credit toward minimum purchase at Bag Maker Supply:
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Congratulations to Anja, who blogs at Anja Quilts!Anja has won a custom fabric bundle by Blank Quilting.
These pretties are 5"x18", cut from the Fusion Illusion line from my stash:
Congratulations to Val, who blogs at Val's Quilting Studio! Val won this lovely charm pack of Fossil Fern, donated by Lara of BuzznBumble.
Thank you Lara!!