Thursday, November 08, 2018

My day on the Splendid Sampler!

WooHoo!!!! Party!!!! Today is the day my block is released from The Splendid Sampler 2 book!


Turn to page 126 and start stitching!

I named my block Ticker Tape because of the way I plan to quilt it -- with ribbons!  Ribbon candy quilting makes me so happy that I think of parades and parties and celebrations:



As a machine quilting teacher, I plan the quilting as I'm piecing the quilt.  I will only stitch in the background of the block, leaving the pretty fabrics unquilted and puffy:


Do you like ribbon candy quilting as much as I do?

You can learn to quilt ribbon candy quilting in my Craftsy Class or by following one of my new stencils.  Ribbon candy quilting is featured in several of my YouTube videos.

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To see everyone's Ticker Tape blocks, visit The Splendid Sampler blog.




7 comments:

PatSloan said...

Thank you for being part of our project!!

Jacqueline said...

great block.

tamara gassen said...

Very pretty love can't wait to make the block. Heading into sewing room now

MDTerp said...

Lovely block! Can't wait to make it in pinks and purples!!

Judy said...

Love the ribbon quilting!

Mary Crowther said...

Fun Block. I'll see how mine turns out in Purple!

Unknown said...

Thank you Debbie Brown for your Ticker Tape block. I'm loving to learn FPP. It's new to me. Who knew I'd like FPP.