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Ongoing Black & White Quilt Block with a TWIST

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Ongoing Black & White Quilt Block with a TWIST
Swap Coordinator:Gixxychic (contact)
Swap categories: Crafts  Fabric  Quilting 
Number of people in swap:7
Location:International
Type:Type 3: Package or craft
Rating requirement:4.96
Last day to signup/drop:September 14, 2014
Date items must be sent by:September 30, 2014
Number of swap partners:1
Description:

Hello All,

Junemoon did not want to continue the Ongoing Black and White Quilt Block swap as she has finished her project. So I asked her permission to carry it on as I had only just started mine, BUT I am adding a TWIST to get more people interested!

You will make a 12-1/2 inch square block using black and white fabrics. The design and method of making the block is maker's choice -- a traditional block (many ideas online and in magazines), a block of your own design, a paper pieced block -- just so you use black and white, applique if you like. Here is the TWIST - If your partner would like a TWIST of color - They will comment below what color they would like added in. I would suggest adding a tonal small print fabric for that pop of color. We have all seen those gorgeous black and white quilts with that splash of color. I have found some nice examples on this website http://sodypopsart.wordpress.com/2009/04/02/black-and-white-quilt/

I will check the comments regularly for questions and answer them the best I can.

I plan to do this as a monthly swap - If we get regulars that would like to push the time up a bit and do more than one a month or increase partners I'd be willing to do that too. If I am unable to carry this on I would love for someone else to take the reins in the future!

You do NOT have to have a twist - and if you do not comment below your partner should assume that you just want a black & white block!

Discussion

junemoon 08/21/2014 #

That's a very nice block pattern in your description!

My twist color is blue.

twobluecrows 08/21/2014 #

RED for me! :)

Elanah 08/22/2014 #

Bright blue or bright green for me. =)

PatCoad 08/28/2014 #

Pat Coad Yellow or red please.

thislifeofa 09/ 6/2014 #

I'd prefer just a black and white block please! Thank you.

Sagebrushs 09/14/2014 #

Black and white, please.

bgailk 09/14/2014 #

I've always wanted to do a black and white quilt - so no twist color for me.

FooFaRaw 09/15/2014 #

Dang it! I totally missed out. Next time for me...

Gixxychic 09/15/2014 #

@FooFaRaw - I would have changed the swap date if you had messaged me.

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