So, my One Monthly Goal (OMG) for May is to add two borders to this quilt, below. That will be challenging, mostly because borders and I have to work hard to cooperate. (I've made only one quilt with more than one border.)
Not only am I claiming this as my OMG, I'm also going to be a #BraveQuilter this month. The idea is to set a goal to accomplish something that is challenging to you or that you haven't tried before.
I'm dragging my feet with the borders on this quilt. One of these borders will have many small pieces. Can I get make them into a long, straight strip and then pin and sew the strip so it doesn't havve waves around the edge? The other challenge will be color placement on that middle border. I always aim for perfect but sometimes (well, to be honest,
I am sometimes tempted to take the easy way, the safe way, in a creative effort (one border and be done) but I remind myself that by doing challenging things I learn something in the process. Always learning is a good thing.
I'm linking this post to
OMG: May Goalsetting! at Red Letter Quilts and
Brave Quilter May Linky at Pink Doxies.