Friday, January 1, 2016

ALYOF 2015 Comes to an End

A funny thing happens over the course of a year. You work on projects, and they're given away, or put to use, or sold, or stashed in a closet. And you forget how many you've actually completed.

After making this collage for the finale of A Lovely Year of Finishes, I was delighted to revisit some of these quilts I've made this year. And, putting them into a collage, it looks pretty sweet!


I only completed 6 months worth of goals this year, but I'm okay with that. It's probably five more than I would have completed without the Goal Setting motivation of ALYOF. I want to thank Melissa and Shanna for sponsoring this the past three years - THANK YOU!  We look forward to seeing what else you fine ladies might have up your sleeves.

Here are the links to my finishes:
January:  Goal and Finish
February:  Goal and Finish
April:  Goal and Finish
June:  Goal and Finish
July:  Goal and Finish
October: Goal and Finish

Well, shoot - guess I didn't link up my April finish.  But I completed it anyway. Oh, well, time always seems to get in the way. I'm still glad that I got six goals completed so I could work on other projects. It's all good!

Happy New Year to everyone, and thanks again, Melissa and Shanna, for all your efforts.

Quilting with a smile,
Barb


10 comments:

  1. Well....you finished about 5 more than I did last year! Nice job!

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  2. Lovely! and that's six more than I've completed this year!

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  3. Those are all great projects. Congratulations!

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  4. Congratulations on meeting so many goals!!! Very productive!

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  5. Looks like a productive year to me! Congrats!!

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  6. What a great year you had! I fizzled out once the summer came however enjoyed it while it lasted for me! Still have not done that tree skirt.
    Your looks fantastic.

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  7. Good job Barbara. I totally forgot to summarize my finishes! Better get on that. 😊
    I'm not sure but I suspect I only hit 6 or 7 of my goals.

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  8. Beautiful mosaic, I adore the tree skirt especially! Congrats on all those finishes!

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  9. Congratulations on your great finishes!! That's such a good idea to revisit what you've made over the course of the year as you're right, it's easy to forget about a quilt, especially if they are given away.
    Happy sewing!

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