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October 1, 2021
South Aussie to Tassie 7, 8 from Virtual Quilter

I started naming a series of blocks as Border Crossings … and South Australia has is linked to every mainland state, so rather than leave Tasmania out of the mix I thought that I could allow a sea crossing as a border … though it is not an obvious choice as Victoria is directly across Bass Straight, and the route from South Australia has to reach Bass Straight via the Southern Ocean.

I think the first design today is my favourite, but don’t quote me on that as I sometimes/often change my mind!

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June 29, 2021
South Aussie to Tassie Sampler, 1, 2, 3 from Virtual Quilter

This is an appropriate time to introduce this project file … the only state borders open to South Aussie at the moment is Tassie.

This is from a series of pieced 7P blocks which started as fairly simple crosses, then I modified each cross to get a series of blocks which work well together. In this case the modifications are still happening.

The first design I am sharing came after several false starts because I didn’t have any modifications, and I love it.

Like most projects I start this one is getting interesting.

Love the third one too!

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January 3, 2021
Sth Aussie to Tassie Sampler + 1, 2 from Virtual Quilter

Over the last twelve months I have been having lots of fun drawing pieced blocks, then adding or removing lines so I have a variety of similar blocks to use in designing quilts.

Yesterday I shared two designs from one of a growing collection of blocks … and today I am sharing two of another. There are many more to come, and a lot of applique designs too.

Next step is to add some quilting lines! This project file is the first one of several in a series based on a series of blocks I have named Border Crossings, from my ...

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