Scrapitude 2015 – Scrap In A Box

Scrapitude

Scrapitude Finished 4/3/2016

 

 

I looked on Sandy’s page and I didn’t see a single page with all the Scrapitude instructions.  It’s probably because it will be moving at some point.  For myself, I go back and forth and I find it easier if I can link to it.  (I also have a pdf version for the moment in time when the links are no longer available and I may possibly still be working on the project. ;0)

I hope she doesn’t mind.  This is really for me.  At the moment I do not get a ton of visitors so I think it’s okay.  But if it starts skyrocketing and everyone is going to this page, I’ll take it down because that will make me uncomfortable.

Update 01/13/15: Charlotte has her own blog now and is posting the instructions on her site.  I’ll not update any more instructions on here but will just post pictures as I finish stuff.

Finished quilt size: 58″ x 74″

Updated – quilt top was finished on 6/8/2015  and measures at 60″ x 75″

—- Backing needs to be 72″ x 87″

—- Batting needs to be 66″ x 81″

Important Dates:

First Clue – January 13, 2015

Second Clue – February 10, 2015

Third Clue – March 10, 2015

Fourth Clue – April 14, 2015

Final Clue – May 12, 2015

Initial Post

Cutting Instructions

Background Story:

I listen to the quilting podcasts while I’m quilting between audible books and I love hearing about their quilting and their personal stories.  Earlier this year, I think, Sandy at Quilting For the Rest of Us and her guildmate, Charlotte, hosted the first Scrapitude.  I wasn’t able to join what with my current quilt load and moving back to Los Angeles.  I wanted to but very smartly told myself that I had too much on my plate and couldn’t play with everyone at that time.  I was very jealous of everything I was hearing on the podcasts, the twilters, and the revealing posts.  The final quilts were beautiful … so when Sandy announced Scrapitude 2015 and gave us 4 months with the cutting instructions, I knew I just had to add it onto my list.

Scrapitude Clue #1 1/14/15

Scrapitude
Clue #1
1/14/15

Scrapitude 2015 Clue #1 - Finished 1/19/2015

Scrapitude 2015
Clue #1 – Finished
1/19/2015

Scrapitude Clue #2 1st Step 2/12/15

Scrapitude
Clue #2
1st Step
2/12/15

Scrapitude Clue #3 4/19/2015 just section A... forgot to take pictures of the whole piece!

Scrapitude
Clue #3
4/19/2015
just section A… forgot to take pictures of the whole piece!

Scrapitude Clue #3 my first mistake

Scrapitude
Clue #3
my first mistake

Scrapitude Clue #4 half of the first block is done

Scrapitude
Clue #4
half of the first block is done

Design Wall Scrapitude - Clue #4 18 blocks 5/3/2015

Design Wall
Scrapitude –
Clue #4
18 blocks
5/3/2015

Scrapitude 2015 Clue #4 5/7/2015

Scrapitude 2015
Clue #4
5/7/2015

Scrapitude 5/27/2015

Scrapitude
5/27/2015

Scrapitude 5/29/2015

Scrapitude
5/29/2015

 

Scrapitude 2015 6/8/2015

Scrapitude 2015
6/8/2015

Design Wall Back for Scrapitude 6/15/2015

Design Wall
Back for Scrapitude
6/15/2015

 

Scrapitude label prepped 6/14/2015 I better have this done in July, 2015!

Scrapitude
label prepped
6/14/2015
I better have this done in July, 2015!

Scrapitude trimmed just needs a binding on it 3/16/2016

Scrapitude
trimmed
just needs a binding on it
3/16/2016

Scrapitude was quilted with Superior’s bottom line in the bobbin and Aurifil 50w #2326 on the top.  This is my first quilt using Winline’s 100% Bamboo Batting.

Scrapitude finished! 4/3/2016

Scrapitude finished!
4/3/2016

 

Scrapitude the back 4/3/2016

Scrapitude
the back
4/3/2016

 

 

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