Scrap Happy(ish)

Perhaps because we’ve had three days in a row of triple digit heat, I feel like having a moan. When I heard my friend Jeanne Brophy needed some random 2 1/2” squares, I gladly volunteered to cut some from my overflowing scrap bin.

Save the gasps and tsk-tsking, this is what is left of the pile. Here is what I removed.

And this is the pile of cut squares:

On the one hand, I’m delighted that I could help a friend and get rid of some scraps. On the other hand, I’m dismayed at the amount of scraps that remain. On yet another hand (or perhaps a foot), I’m dumbfounded at the tiny pile of cut squares in relation to the size of the pile of scraps! And yes, I do understand this is the fate of all quilters. Here ends the moan for the day.

Luck and wisdom!

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4 Responses to “Scrap Happy(ish)”

  1. Margaret Misegades Says:

    I saw a facebook picture today of one woman’s quilts spread across church pews for her funeral. I told Bob that I want 2.5″ squares scattered down the aisle for my funeral. . . .

  2. Vi Parsons Says:

    I would love to shop in your scrap pile.

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