May Basket Quilt - an update for you for the first week of May. Here are the latest two completed blocks:
There are 30 basket blocks in the quilt, and these two are #23 and #24. So I’m down to the last six, and it is fun to be on the home stretch.
And here’s where the flag quilt “10 Cents A Chance”, is right now. There are 288 appliquéd stars, so I decided to make one flag, 48 stars, and then decide if I want to make the whole quilt. To start, I took freezer paper out and cut a piece the size of the blue star field. I then sectioned it into smaller sections, and traced the star pattern onto it. I decided to think about the project as four sections with 12 stars in each. I am now starting to appliqué stars, and yesterday, I appliquéd three stars. At this rate, I could do 12 stars each week, and finish the first flag this month.
Here is my Freezer paper “pattern”:
And yesterday’s three stars:
What are you working on this first Monday in May? As usual, the rules are to link back to this post from somewhere within your post, and to talk about Design Wall Mondays on your blog. Looking forward to seeing what you are working on. Thanks for joining in!