Sunday, May 22, 2011

Skill Builder Sampler

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If you are a beginning quilter, or if you're just looking to expand the skills you already have, you'll want to know about this: The talented Leila is kicking off a "Skill Builder Sampler" quilt-along, beginning June 17.

Each month we'll make three blocks that focus on one or two particular skills. We'll start with the basics (cutting, seam allowance, and value) and as the year goes on, we'll move up to some more advanced skills like curves and paper-piecing. Trying something new is always scary, but wouldn't it be so much less scary to try it with a whole group? Here's your chance!

Thanks, Leila, for setting this up! I'll definitely be playing along.

6 comments:

Bree said...

Thanks for sharing! I'm definitely going to have to participate.

Miki Willa said...

Thanks for sharing the link. This looks like a good resource for beginners to intermediate quilters.

Tammara, Jess and Cory said...

That is great thanks for sharing who doesnt enjoy learning a new skill. Will you remind us at it gets closer?

Karen said...

Sounds great to me :o) Thanks for sharing.

A.J. Dub. said...

I am doing this too! Just got around to posting about it today. :)

Marci Girl said...

I'm in a Flickr quilt bee that is basically doing the same concept, so I think I am going to sign up for this one too!

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