Get ready for more agonizing!

This is next up – pieced by Mom for another sister (you know I have 3 of them don’t you?). I don’t have a clue where I’m going to go with this but I’m sure it will involve a lot of agonizing! By the way, I sent Maureen a photo of her wallhanging and she’s very happy with it.
My Photoshop Elements class is over but I’ll continue to create pages and hopefully learn more as I go. I’m going to switch from the 12×12 format used in the class to a 8×10 format that I can print out here at home. I won’t necessarily be showing the pages as I create them, but I did create a link on my sidebar to the online album that I’m posting them in just in case anyone is interested in following my progress.



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For better or worse, it’s done

I don’t feel confident in my ability to quilt into this applique with either a continuous line of quilting or without having unsightly starts and stops so I’m going to use buttons in the flowers and if I feel it needs more, I’ll hand embroider just enough detail to *tack* it down.

I need to keep reminding myself when I’m doing something like this that quilting is my hobby and my quilting ability is what it is …. I don’t represent my quilting as being professional and I don’t charge people for the quilting I do. I’m sure Maureen will be fine with the results.



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I do a lot of browsing without commenting myself so I certainly can relate but every now and then it’s a lot of fun to hear from those of you who don’t usually write. Thanks!

Now I’m going to downstairs and try to finish Maureen’s wallhanging!

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I’m curious, do most of you track visitors to your site? I watch my site statistics for both my blog and my website and it’s always interesting. I’m amazed that my blog gets 600-700 visits a day but usually only less than 30 emails and comments.

I also look at the stats for my websites to see which of the *instruction sheets* is getting the most traffic. Using a *free* counter only gets a limited amount of data but here’s the latest from my MaryQuilts.com site. My Boxed Squares instructions are getting more hits than the other ones….maybe because I just finished quilting it?? It’s a little more than half way bound so it won’t be long before it’s completely finish thank goodness!

24 http://maryquilts.com/
18 http://maryquilts.com/boxed-squares/
13 http://maryquilts.com/quick-strippie/
12 http://maryquilts.com/amish-stripes-and-strings/
5 http://maryquilts.com/double-4-patch/
3 http://maryquilts.com/2007/06/02/welcome/
3 http://maryquilts.com/spiderweb-quilt/
2 http://maryquilts.com/easy-chinese-coins/
2 http://maryquilts.com/off-center-4-patch-backing/
2 http://maryquilts.com/quick-strippie
2 http://maryquilts.com/strings-rwb-heartstrings-block/

So, if you visit my site but never comment, won’t you introduce yourself?


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