WIP is Not a UFO

Quilting has some fun acronyms. I use several in writing my blog posts. My last post was about my UFO list, and today I will talk about some of my WIPs. So to you not familiar with these abbreviations, here is what they mean:

  • UFOUnFinished Objects
  • WIPWorks In Progress
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UFO – Finish or Not Finish?

Each year American Patchwork & Quilting (APQ) issues a challenge inviting their readers to finish some UFOs (unfinished objects)! This is the 3rd or 4th year I have participated. Sometimes I’ve been somewhat successful and other years I barely make a dent. But I keep on trying. It is a fun way to try to organize and make progress on my UFOs. The UFO Challenge Facebook Page is a place to share progress and receive support and encouragement.

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The Virtual Life – Zoom One Day Retreat

Usually I get to go to SW Virginia for Quilting Retreats twice a year. But, you know, 2020 was definitely NOT a usual year!

Camelia’s 2018 Quilt Retreat – Beautiful Day!
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2021 UFOs & OMG for January

Beginning the year trying to be more organized. I will again be participating with APQ’s UFO Challenge and Elm Street Quilt’s OMG.

(OK, for those not in the quilting world – UFO stands for UnFinished Object, and OMG means One Monthly Goal.)

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And So, A New Year Begins – 2021

So we are starting a new year, and just what it will bring is anyone’s guess.

Looking back for a minute. I keep some quilting notes in an Excel worksheet to help me remember what I’ve done in my sewing room during the year. Briefly, this is my tally.

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