Thursday, January 3, 2013

January 2013 "Get it Done !" Challenge

This is my January "Get it Done! List.... this is a spin off from the UFO challenge that Judy Laquidera at Patchwork Times sponsored previously.   This year, we are listing some things we want to accomplish each month... they don't have to be UFO's necessarily.....  since I participate in several swaps and group projects... I am listing the group an swap projects separately from the list of personal goals I want to meet. 

My January List..... 
Swap and exchange items:
1.  make and send off 7 Streak of Lightning Blocks for swap  --  stitched 1/13
2.  make and send off 7  Dutchmen's Puzzle blocks for swap  --  stitched 1/13
3.  cut and send black and white strips for swap - fabric washed... 1/13 = cut   
      and addressed 1/15  mailed 1/16
4.  cut and send January strip swap strips. (lavendar and purple) cut   
     and addressed 1/15 (early returners)second batch mailed 1/28
5.  1 navy blue star and four flying geese units for QOV project stitched 
6.  QOV flying geese for borders of project
7.  paper piece star to test block for QOV. made first mock-up 1/8.... tweaked
     pattern 1/9
8.  make 10 Lodge blocks then piece top for Pine Ridge Reservation.  completed top 1/17
9.  Christmas gift bag for swap... need to mail by 1/30 completed and mailed 1/29

 Personal projects:
1.  finish top of wolf quilt... (needs borders)  sandwich, pin baste and quilt.
2.  quilt mystery top from the quilt and needle... (A quilt for all seasons)
3.  work on paper pieced table runner UFO.
4.  Design wedding quilt tops for Katy and Chris. sample EQ designs sent to
      Katy 1/7 for feedback

 Handwork project:
1.  Work on antique wool string blocks= sorted, and started table runner #1


  1. Denise ... that is one impressive list !

    I am sure you are equal to the task ... :) Pat

    1. I better get started! Swap blocks are next on the list.... as well as testing tht paper pieced block.....