Tuesday, October 23, 2012

WICKED!!!! WOEFUL WEDNESDAY

 MY DAY ON  THE WICKED BLOG HOP!!!!  MY FIRST BLOG HOP!!!  MADAME SAMM AT  http://www.sewwequilt.com/  IS THE DREAM WEAVER OF THIS FUN EVENT!!!!!!  WENDY AT  http://why-knot-kwilt.blogspot.com/ IS OUR HOSTESS!!!!  CHECK OUT BOTH OF THEIR BLOGS FOR COMPLETE SCHEDULES AND ALL THE FUN!!!!  THANKS TO BOTH OF YOU FOR ALL THE FUN!!!!

I AM A NEW QUILTER AND NEW TO USING A SEWING MACHINE!!!  I WAS INSPIRED DURING MADAME SAMM'S SPRING TABLE TOPPER HOP!!!   SINCE THEN I HAVE BEEN LEARNING AND TRYING OUT DIFFERENT TECHNIQUES!!!!  I HAVE HAD LOTS OF FUN ALTHOUGH I STILL NEED LOTS MORE PRACTICE!!!!!   I LOVE TO DECORATE FOR HALLOWEEN SO I DECIDED TO GIVE THIS HOP A TRY!!!!  EVEN THOUGH I AM NEW EVERYONE HAS BEEN SO NICE AND ENCOURAGING!!!!! IT'S A LITTLE SCARY!!!!  I DID VERY BASIC BLOCKS!!!  I HOPE YOU ENJOY THEM!!!!
A simple nine patch!!!!  My grand son loves it!!!  It will be a pillow cover for him!!!
This is my spin on a log cabin!!  I started with a small stitchery that I thought was too cute!!!  It was a free pattern by a very sweet lady!!!!  Shirley Hudson at http://hudsonsholidays.blogspot.com/2012/09/ghostly-freebie-friday.html
She  has lots of cute freebies as well as a shop to visit for original patterns!!!  They are all too cute!!!!  I just cut strips without measuring except for the 12 and half in square!!!!  Very easy!!!!  But very fun!!!!
                        A closer view of the little witch and kitty!!!
This is another log cabin type block!!!  Just a cute little witch and kitty!!!!   Are you getting an idea of what I like!!!!!  Cute and easy!!!!!  WICKED!!!!!  Thank You so much for your visit!!!   I hope you have had some fun and enjoy the rest of your day!!!!  Here is a list of other blogs who are having some WICKED fun today!!!!   Come again and I will share pics of what these turn into!!!!  Abacadabra!!  Bwa ha ha!!!

Woeful Wednesday,
October 24th

Dancing Moon  /me!!!!!












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82 comments:

Wendy said...

Well done, Carla, well done! I, of course, adore your Casper fabric :) :) Yay you!

Quilt n Queen said...

Carla, quick and easy make bootiful quilts. The Casper fabric is adorable...love the little stitchery patterns. Thanks for the link and for sharing in the hop. Happy stitching Pauline

Vroomans' Quilts said...

I love Casper - how cute!

Judy B said...

Great spooky blocks! You said you were a beginner, well you are doing fantastic!!!!!Thank you for sharing.

Amy said...

Carla, we have the same taste. Oh course I love the little girl witch. I am new to quilting also. Looks like you are doing a great job and having a lot if fun. Wickedly cute blocks!

LuAnn said...

I love all of your blocks....especially the stitchery with the witch and kitty.

louzee said...

cute blocks and a nice stichery!

Theresa said...

Quick and easy is great - your blocks are wonderfully wicked and cute. Great job :D

Sunshine Girl said...

Oooh they are all lovely - you will be addicted like me now and joining in all the blog hops! (this is my fourth...). Thanks for sharing.

Heleen Groot said...

Loving Casper the friendly ghost. That little witch is very cute and you made great use of a little stitchery pattern! Well done you!

Gill said...

Great blocks!
Thank you for sharing!

Gina said...

Cute blocks! They look fantastic! It's been awhile since I've seen Casper, brings back memories! I love the witch & kitty stitchery! Thanks for participating & inspiring us today!

charlotte said...

Very cute. You did a great job.

Britt-Inger said...

Your blocks are so cute. It is hard to believe that you are a newbie to quilting. Very well done
Hugs from Sweden

sweetsueemily said...

I love your blocks, so cute and perfect for Halloween, I am impressed with your enthusiasm. For a beginner, you are awesome and courageous to participate.

Michele said...

Oh I love Casper too. Nicely done.

JoyceLM said...

Thanks for sharing your pretty blocks.

tink's mom said...

Glad you have decided to take the big hop and join in. Nothing at all wrong with cute and simple. Casper is a cutie and the stitchery is great thanks for the link.

StitchinByTheLake said...

Simple blocks make the best quilts and pillows Carla - and these are darling. blessings, marlene

Mommarock said...

You did wonderfully wickedly well! I am a newer quilter as well, and haven't gotten up as much courage as you as of yet, so you should be very, very proud of yourself for what you were brave enough to undertake and complete!!

gpc said...

I am also a new quilter, ALSO inspired by Madame Samm, lol! Your blocks are great - love the log cabin variation. Now you are inspiring me!

Carin said...

Beautiful done, I love your block !!

piece peace said...

I love the log cabin with the stitched witch in the middle. Super blocks, Carla.

Madame Samm said...

Carla. for just learning how to quilt...I think you are doing very well....we all started somewhere...glad to see you with your spooky blocks..

pinsandneedles said...

You did a great job for a new quilter! The Casper fabrics are too cute and your stitchery block is adorable! Thanks for sharing!

Abbigail said...

Carla, I love the log cabin blocks that you are making! I've made wonky stars and wonky houses but now I can make some wonky log cabin blocks! This is a cute idea. Sort of like a crazy quilt! Great job!
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Marjorie's Busy Corner said...

very nice Carla...you are going to love the quilting world

Ellen said...

Love your embroidery centers on the log cabins. Cute and easy is always a good way to go!

Kathy said...

Good job, Carla. Your blocks look great!

krislovesfabric said...

Love your blocks and that Casper fabric is awesome :)

bumbleberrystitchn said...

Great block. Love log cabin blocks.

Sheila said...

Carla , welcome to the wonderful world of quilting ,you will never regret your decision to take up sewing . Great blocks and simple is always good!!

Patty said...

Well done. I like the witch and cat blocks, and of course, Casper.

Annette said...

great job Carla .... we all started some where and I think you are doing great as a beginner .... thank you sew much for sharing
in stitches

Pierro said...

Rosemary B here:
Sometimes simple is the way to go :-) and the result is always lovely!
I love your blocks, the little witch girl and the kitty are adorable and so is the Casper block!
I am a new quilter too but I have never made a big quilt yet haha
Thank you so much for sharing your creativity today

Barb N said...

That's great that you are just learning to quilt - it's such a fun way to spend your time. Happy Stitching.

Charlene S said...

Wicked! I will be back to see what they become.

Linda said...

You did a great job! This is your first hop? I hope you'll do more! Your blocks are great!

Cherry's Prairie Primitives said...

Loved your adorable blocks!!

Pamela said...

Congratulations on your first blog hop! Wasn't it fun! Love your log cabin blocks. Thanks for sharing.

Lori said...

Your blocks are wonderful. I love casper. Keepup the great work. We are all works in progress.

Rebecca Porter said...

Great block! It will make a wicked pillow cover. I like how the embroidery is off center.

BizyStitches said...

for being a beginner you have some great talent. the blocks are very cute.

Cathy said...

Your blocks are adorable!

Kathy H said...

Cute blocks. I have always loved Casper and I love a combination block of piecing and embroidery.

OneOldGoat said...

What a cute blog!!! Love your blocks and really love the embroidered witch

Jane's Fabrics and Quilts said...

You did a wonderful job. The 9 patch is my favorite block. I will be singing Casper the Friendly Ghost all day!

Nellie Duclos said...

Carla-Love your 9-patches and log cabins-I'm for anything easy! Why make it hard when you can have fun with easy stuff! Your Casper the ghost is darling and the kitty with the green eyes is bewitching! Thanks for sharing.

Kathy Gordon said...

Keep KWILTING ON! You are doing a great job. Enjoyed your blocks!

Just Carol said...

That little Casper is just too cute! Thanks for sharing your wickedly sweet blocks. :O)

usagypsy said...

Wow, love those blocks! Are you sure your a beginner? Great job!

Rebeckah Austin said...

Love the Casper fabric! Too cute!

Jodi - usairdoll said...

How Cute! both of your blocks turned out great. Thanks for sharing with us!

Terry@ a quilting blog said...

Cute blocks...love the little stitchery! TFS

Laura said...

Very cute blocks you have made!!

Rosa said...

Great blocks.The stitchery one is my fav.Thanks for sharing!!

Pauline said...

I like your quick and easy and very nice blocks, I like yur fabric and stitchery.
Thanks for sharing!

barbara woods said...

great blocks

Frances said...

What wonderful blocks for a beginning quilter. Nice.

Thearica said...

Carla.. Your blocks are sweetly wicked! Love Casper!

MoeWest said...

Your blocks turned out great! I like the fabrics you used. Casper the ghost has been around for a long time but I didn't know there was Caspar fabric.

Maria Kievit said...

Love the spin off on the log cabin blocks! Thanks for sharing.

lefuntz said...

Welcome to quilting! It's a wonderful community to be a part of. I love log cabin blocks. They are so versatile. I like that you started with a focal print and made your block a little wonky. It so works. Happy Halloween!

Lyn said...

Very nice blocks. Thanks so much for being part of the hop!.

Mrs.Pickles said...

Wicked work thanks for sharing!

sandra said...

Casper is so cute he was always my favorite ghost. For a beginner you have done beautiful blocks that are so much fun.

Fignie said...

GREAT job on your log cabin (my fav square) casper is sooo sooo cute!!

Sallie said...

Cute blocks! Thanks for participating in the Wicked hop!

JanesQuilting said...

Your blocks are adorable. I just love the cute fabric that you found to make them.

sew.darn.quilt said...

Cute blocks.
Thank you for sharing :)

Quilter Kathy said...

Such wonderful stitchery blocks...my favorite!

Shirley Hudson - Hudson's Holidays said...

So darned cute Carla....thanks for telling everyone about my freebies and blog. You are a sweetie!
Shirley
Hudson's Holidays

evelyn said...

Well done. I love your fabrics. Sew Hallowe'en!

Aurea said...

Very well done. Very different idea, gets a person thinking, another thought in that full head. Happy Halloween

Needled Mom said...

Welcome to the crazy and fun world of quilting. Nice job on your WICKED work.

Val said...

Great blocks. Well done for joining the hop.

Julie said...

Fun projects, thanks for sharing!

♥Duff said...

Congrats, Carla, for jumping with both feet into sewing and quilting! Thanks for sharing and I hope to see you on another hop!!

Ariane said...

Your blocks look wonderful!!! Thanks for sharing!!!

Katherine said...

Love your Wicked blocks, Carla! You've combined fabulous fabric choices to make the designs really special. Well done!

Leah said...

Nice scrappy Halloween blocks!

Denise :) said...

Carla -- great job! Your prints are very darling...I love the vintage look! :)