What a busy April was had! Lisa taught an intensive class, released another video and we shared a new tutorial! Check out all the excitement and fun of April below!
Video Tutorials Released
In April Lisa made the video we’ve all been asking for – Attaching Piping to Bag Panels! Check out her tutorial in case you missed it! Be sure to subscribe to Andrie Designs on YouTube so you never miss a video!
Adventure Time Backpack Class Recap
In April, Lisa instructed a 3 day intensive class on the Adventure Time Backpack. This busy workshop was held at Voodoo Rabbit Fabric in Brisbane, Australia, and boy did the ladies have a blast! Check out the Class Recap to see all the finished backpacks!
Creative’s Tote Yoga Edition
At the beginning of April, I put together a tutorial that I had just been itching to make! Check out the Creative’s Tote Yoga Edition to turn your tote into the ultimate workout bag! Bonus? I show you how to make elasticised pockets too!
Lisa shared all kinds of behind-the-scenes shots on Instagram for April. Make sure you’re following @andriedesigns so you never miss a post!
Photo one – YES! 💚💙 Photo two – YES! 🖤 Photo three – NOOOOO!!!! 😢😢😢… . Bit of a whoopsie yesterday afternoon on day two of the Adventure Time Backpack class here at @voodoorabbitfabric resulting in some homework for one particular member but it’s all good! It’s easily fixed and is better to notice now than once the whole backpack is assembled! 😕😢😉 . Day three today and we’re all looking forward to getting these backpacks finished! 😍 More photos to come! . Find out more about the Adventure Time Backpack at https://www.andriedesigns.com/product/adventure-time-backpack/
It’s always a happy dance moment when you *finally* get your new pressing board covers made, AND your pressing board screwed back in place, after a few of months of being in pieces and just waiting… in the dining room… staring me down… 😂🙊😉🎉 @sunflowerquilting one Finish Along project DONE! 💃🏼 #ssqfinishalong2018
I know many of us have to do lists that seemingly never end and I’m no different. However, I’ve had two projects waiting to be completed for a while now and every time I look at them, I feel more, well, frustrated, that I STILL haven’t gotten these projects done… I know, I know, life is busy and there’s nothing wrong with having unfinished projects… . Unless you’re me.😉Unless you love and thrive on deadlines, and find it disappointing to NOT meet those deadlines…. 😢 . Now, truth be told, I never actually set specific deadlines for these projects, so technically I haven’t failed just yet, right? However! This post is me making a public declaration that I AM going to get these two projects finished so that I CAN pat myself on the back (and then choose another project and start this cycle all over again lol 😜)! . The first project will be to make the new covers for my pressing table.👍I bought the fabric a while ago, recovered the timber with new batting… and that’s as far as I got.😕Since then, I’ve been making do with a smaller pressing board which works fine but is not the same. Plus, I think hubby is ready for me to finally get this large piece of timber out of the dining room.😂😉 . The second project will be to create the quilt top for the new quilt I’m making for our bed. I’ve had these fabrics chosen for a while, and finally settled on the Cosmos pattern from @colourwerx (to be modified to fit a queen sized bed). And that’s as far as I’ve got. I’m booked with the amazing Raylee at @sunflowerquilting to have my quilt top quilted at the start of June-ish, so I really better get on and get it made, right?! 😳 . To help get these two projects done, I’m posting my declaration of intent here in this public forum to *hopefully* make me more accountable! Raylee is hosting a Finish Along (#ssqfinishalong2018) – that is what has really motivated me to get started – and I will be participating in Round 2 of the Finish Along. My goal is to have these two projects finished by the end of Round 2 on 26 June. 🎉 . Wish me luck! *gulp* 😉
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