Tag Archives: Virtual Quilt Challenge

Virtual Quilt Challenge. Log Cabins.

The challenge is to draw the four Log Cabin block variations shown above, and then colour them in with your choice of fabrics. You will need a 9×9 grid, easiest to work with a 9 inch block. The first three … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge for February 2021

Welcome to this months challenge, which is about using sashing not just to frame each and every block, but to be a big part of the overall design of a quilt. Open a new project file, select a straight setting … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Challenge August 2020

It has been a busy month, and it seems to be getting busier, so I hope you have time to play with this months challenge. First, select two or three pieced blocks and one or two applique blocks from the … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge June 2020

This months challenge is to try drawing simple line drawings. No shapes. No seam lines. Just lines I could embroider in stem stitch using needle and thread. Recently I found some hand embroidery blocks I had intended to make into … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Challenges on Facebook

A couple of days ago I shared some designs with much more elaborate sashing than is usual. I opened the project file while looking for the pieced sashing designs I had stashed away, and carried on looking, and wondering what … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge … Electric Quilt Library System

Edit When you have something to show after having fun, you can now share your results in Virtual Quilt Challenges, a closed Face Book group for members only. You will have to answer three questions so I can decide if you … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge November 2019

This month I challenge you to draw a flower. It doesn’t have to be complex. The simplest flower you can draw is a circle, or you can use a flower head from an Electric Quilt Library block. Leaves are optional … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge October 2019

EQ can turn blocks into quilt settings at the click of a button, but there is a catch. The blocks must be made up of squares and rectangles, no triangles or any other shapes which involve any angles other than … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge 11

I am not sure if this is a new challenge, but I should have used this as the first challenge with the little bit of editing I have done. This post originally appeared soon after my Virtual Quilter blog first … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge 10 Drawing Log Cabins

This challenge is to draw some Log Cabin blocks. There are quite a few Log Cabin blocks ready to use in the electric Quilt block library, but although it is a traditional design, there are many variations on the size … Continue reading

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