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UFOs Uncovered

This is a group for people who decide that now is the time to get some of your UFOs, WISP and so on finished.
Oct 9, 2014
Lorna Jackson joined Ellie's group

UFOs Uncovered

This is a group for people who decide that now is the time to get some of your UFOs, WISP and so on finished.
Sep 4, 2014
Luann Fischer commented on Ellie's group UFOs Uncovered
"I recently moved halfway across the US. I'm still unpacking some of the household necessities,, but I've taken time to get my studio area started to get set up. I'm going to take a pic of each project and post it on my Pinterest board…"
Dec 18, 2013
Grace Lister commented on Ellie's group UFOs Uncovered
"I am finishing a kit that was started over 30 years ago - Kwang Tung - and hope to have it finished early in the New Year.  I would like to see this site continue as it is interesting to see the variety of things we have left unfinished until…"
Dec 8, 2013
Susan Low commented on Ellie's group UFOs Uncovered
"I have lots of UFOs!   Will we be able to keep this group going?   One of my UFOs is a HAED.   "Bast Cat" I am still on page one out of 20.   Wish me luck!"
Dec 8, 2013
merrilyn commented on Ellie's group UFOs Uncovered
"Fiona would love to see your dragon flies "
Dec 5, 2013
merrilyn commented on Ellie's group UFOs Uncovered
"i would like to see it continue and maybe we can exchange ideas on how to set goals and to stay motivated … I have quiet a few i need to finish and need to keep moving on them "
Dec 5, 2013
Fiona Audain commented on Ellie's group UFOs Uncovered
"Hi everyone, I to have finished a UFO it is a Cross Stitch of two Dragonflies that my cousin gave me approx. 5-6 years ago.  I have to get it framed yet. However I am getting another framed that my cousin gave me some years ago and that is…"
Dec 5, 2013

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What type of textile arts are you interested in?
I am interested in quilting, both sane and crazy and hand embroidery.
What's your favorite type of needlework?
I was introduced to quilting about 15 years when I lived in the US. I took some classes and from there on I was hooked.

Some time ago I found an article about cq and was fascinated about the possibilities and knew I had to try this. So I started my first cq and this is when I did my first embroidery stitches since school ;-) I did learn a lot from sharons stitch dictionary and I got to love hand embroidery. I am not very goog by trying to get better ;-)
Please feel free to tell us a little bit about yourself by way of introduction.
I am participating in TAST at stitching fingers and I love it very much since it
is motivating to try new stitches in a group with nice and friendly people. And step by step I will get something like my own stitch reference "book". So when I make a cq I can flip through my "book" and decide which stitch I put one the quilt next ;-))))

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At 22:30 on January 23, 2009, Margie Phelps said…
Just retired and making myself finish my UFOs. I am enjoying your Embroidery work.
At 23:10 on December 21, 2008, merrilyn said…
I think This is a group I need
I am also getting taken over with ufo's
At 9:48 on November 8, 2008, Liz in Kansas said…
Yeah, the holidays will make a big hole in the UFO time. I guess that is why I chose a fairly small project this time. Ha! I will probably decide to embellish and it will take months! I feel like I need to keep the momentum going, though. If I take off a couple of months I'm likely to accumulate MORE UFOs!

How about calling this cycle Holiday Madness? Or something along those lines. We can make it an extra long cycle to accomodate those with busier schedules. I'll leave it up to you.
At 17:59 on November 6, 2008, Liz in Kansas said…
Hi Ellie. I have selected my next UFO project. Do you plan to start a new cycle or should I tag it onto Funny little things? Can't believe it is already November!!!
At 17:50 on October 9, 2008, Judy B said…
Get well soon!
Judy B
At 7:59 on August 24, 2008, chitra gangadharan said…
The details of the stitch book are still only in my mind . I do have to work out the ideas.
thanks for compliment
At 12:05 on August 18, 2008, chitra gangadharan said…
I was also thinking of stitch reference book ,I do have to work out the details, adding one more UFO, to my collection.
At 17:34 on August 16, 2008, Judy B said…
That reminds me, there is a bear waiting to be finished, another waiting to be started. See you in UFOs Uncovered!
At 4:27 on August 14, 2008, Judy B said…
Love your idea of making your own stitch reference book as you try new stitches.
Judy B
At 9:46 on June 26, 2008, Christine S said…
I love your kitty pic in your avatar. I also love your samplers, they are charming.


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