I've been having some more fun cutting strips with my Accuquilt Studio Cutter. They just come out so straight and fast. I was working on teal and turquoise strips for the Rainbow Scrap Challenge and in just three passes through the cutter I had a stack of strips about 4 inches high. Here are the pieces I cut from them for another block in the Soul Searching Quilt. You can see my previous blocks HERE AND HERE.
Even though I was able to draft the block from a picture back in January I bought the book this week. I found it at JoAnn and it was 30% off plus I had another 20% off the total sale coupon to use. There are several projects that I liked in it so it will be nice to have it in my collection of quilting books. The photos are great to look at also.
These big blocks work up so quickly that I'm thinking of making another one using more prints. The ones I'm using now are mostly tone on tone. I was wondering today how it would look with black with white prints for the background instead of the white with black that I am using this time. I should get the block together in a few days.
I didn't realize until I had the book in hand that this is where the Fractured Quilt is to be found also. There was a large number of people doing a Quilt Along on it recently. There are many ways it can be laid out and sewn together.
I like adding really good quilting books that have great photos and design ideas to my library. My bookcase is getting a little too full so I am picky about what I buy. I bought another one that I will share with you latter.