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Round Robin – May Assignment (Snowballs)

We’ve got July weather in May, so am going to throw in something even more topsy/turvy: snowballs. Snowballs are like circles but without the curves. We will get to curves, but let’s start easy. Please do two sides of snowballs … Continue reading

Round Robin – April Assignment (Half-Square Triangles)

Hello, Robins! Another month, another round. This month we’re going to do half-square triangles (HSTs) because they are classic, not too fussy, and are fun to play around making different arrangements with. They are a design motif with deep roots … Continue reading

Round Robin – March Assignment (Rails)

Happy first day of spring, Robins! With the warmer weather and the longer days, we are going to make a block that nods to the outdoors: rail fence. There seem to be a lot drab rail fence quilts on the … Continue reading

Round Robin – February Assignment (Heart Blocks)

Feeling the love, Robins? It seems obvious for February, I know! But we have never done heart blocks for the round robin and I kept seeing cute ones on my IG feed and couldn’t resist joining in. Please do two … Continue reading

Round Robin 2018

Welcome all to Round Robin 2018! Welcome to the FIFTH VMQG Round Robin! Niki is continuing on as our coordinator for this round and it is going to be great! The centre blocks should be 12″-14″, either square or rectangle. … Continue reading

Round Robin – December Assignment

Happy holidays, Robins! Are you ready for the last round? Gonna keep it easy-peasy and seasonal: trees! This is in keeping with my overall RR plan for 2017 – long lines and pointy points.  Please do one side in a size that complements … Continue reading

Round Robin – November Assignment

All the leaves are brown (all the leaves are brown)  And the sky is grey (and the sky is grey) I’ve been for a walk (I’ve been for a walk) On a winter’s day (on a winter’s day)… These lyrics … Continue reading

Round Robin – October Assignment

Hello, Robins! Just a reminder we have October, November, December to go. Labels and tops back in January. Like a lot of quilters, many of you are active on social media and are familiar with hashtags, the # symbol also … Continue reading

Round Robin – September Assignment

It’s the last full day of summer, the temperature is dropping, and so are the leaves. The Canada geese have moved into Strathcona Park again. This month’s assignment is to make one row of flying geese, two if the top … Continue reading

Round Robin – August Assignment

Dear Robins, We are half-way there! The tops are taking shape and personality. Going forward I will leave it to your artistic eyes as to where you want to add the assigned rows. Please aim to continue building the tops evenly … Continue reading