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"Oopsie" about quilt police thread--a contest!

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"Try to find the oopsie" contest.

 

There is a recent post concerning the quilt police and whether a longarmer is responsible for either fixing or notifying a customer of bad piecing or needed repairs on a top. I stated my opinion (which I may or may not follow---you know how you always want to please your customers  :))

Here's a Flickr link to a lovely Christmas sampler with one bad block. My customer didn't care, I quilted it and never told her where it was. She bound it to hang for the holidays. She challenged her 7 year-old grandson to find the bad block. It took him 3 weeks. 

 

Here's the contest--time yourself and when you find the oopsie, post your time here. The quickest eagle-eye will get their choice of gifts. Remember we have rulers, a book, and templates that we make, so have a go. It shouldn't be that hard to spot in a photo.

 

***Please time yourself from the first click on the link until you find the "bad block".*** (Count seconds--it might not take you long)

 

Post your time. Don't post the location or description of the block--just your time.

 

I think three days duration will give everyone a chance to win. This will close on Monday at 1pm PDT.

 

The quickest time gets a gift.

 

Here's the link. Go!!

 

https://www.flickr.com/photos/larech/14617548997/


Linda Rech

Finely Finished Quilts

Millennium on Bliss rails--hand-guided

http://www.topperquilttools.com

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Only about 30 seconds! Eagle eye me!!! I was very lucky!!!! Can't tell you how many times I have made the same mistake! I have lots of frogging practice too!


Dell 2016 Millie Frannie Ann Jr. with Bliss & she is Quiltaziod and Circle Lord Equipped with lots of Quilting Toys and now has Quilt Path!

 

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28 seconds! But I bet there are faster eagle eyes here!


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Barbara Mayfield
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AND Quilt Path owner!!!

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I attached a photo of my time. .02 17 something seconds.

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Sharon Dimberg

APQS Dealer, Quilt Design, Piecing, Long Arm Quilting

quirkyquilting@comcast.net

Quirky Quilting by Sharon

APQS Millennium

Sew Batik Associate #1049

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Okay, so I think I found it, and it took me 50 seconds.   

 

But I was too busy wondering if the problem was that a tiger should not have another animal in his cage with him.  That should not happen!!!

 

Also.  Do snowmen sing?    :lol:


Andrea  http://www.urbanquiltworks.com

Motha Stitcha on an apqs millennium

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Okay, guess I'm the odd man out here but after 3 minutes of looking I can only see one thing that I would have fixed but not sure that's the real mistake or not. ;-) Can't wait for the contest to be done so that I can find out what it was.


Cheers,

Tami Levin

Vancouver, WA

http://www.lemontreetales.com

http://www.thequiltedlemon.com

APQS Freddie with IntelliQuilter

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!4 seconds and that with conjunctivitis!!!!


Lyn Crump   Hand Guided 2013 Millenium Blissed and Gliding    APQS Sales Rep SE Qld Australia   www.busyquilting.com.au   On Facebook and Instagram as BusyQuilting


Attitude is everything - So pick a good one!

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