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The 70273 Project Prompts for the March Monthly Mixer

The English Version

The French version

Here they are: the photography prompts for March’s 70273 Monthly Mixer.  Beside to use #70273monthymixer and tag me cause i enjoy getting to know y’all better this way.

The background quilt this month is Quilt #24, made entirely by Cécile in France. Big thanks to Chloe Grice for coming up with the prompts, and to Nancy Carroll for translating them into French.

Now then, go forth and snap. And stitch. Please don’t stop stitching.

February’s Monthly Mixer


Here are your prompts for February, and we have the creative one known as Pam Yates to thank for most of them! Feel free to share throughout social media land and post on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and your blogs using #The70273ProjectMonthlyMixer and #The70273Project. It’d be muchly appreciated if you’d tag me, too, so I don’t miss it. I’m @whollyjeanne on twitter and instagram, and Jeanne Hewell-Chambers on facebook. It’s a fun way to acquaint others with The 70273 Project, and to get acquainted with other folks ourselves. I can’t wait to see the world through your eyes.

Here’s the text in case the graphic is unreadable:

February 2017 Monthly Mixer
1. Your red thread stash
2. A piece of red fabric you adore
3. Your favorite piece of red clothing
4. A handmade item you love
5. A pair of shoes that make you feel confident
6. A blast from the past
7. Something that sparkles
8. A red button
9. Something that makes you glad to be alive
10.Your favorite piece of jewelry
11.A face you love
12.Something red with a white embellishment(s)
13.An old Valentine
15.A new Valentine
16.Something that’s red and edible
17.Something white with red embellishment(s)
18.A photo of a childhood friend
19.Something that makes your heart turn somersaults
20.What you look like when with somebody you love
21.A heart
23.A love letter
24.A sewing tool you cherish
25.A pair of red earrings
26.Something red in nature
27.A selfie of your lips
28.Red or pink flowers . .


AND here it is in French, thanks to Nancy Carroll and Cecile . . .

70273 Interaction Mensuelle Fevrier 2017
1. Votre cachette de fil rouge
2. Un morceau de tissu que vous adorez
3. Votre pièce d’habillement rouge préféré
4. Quelque chose fait à main que vous adorez
5. Une paire de chaussures qui vous font vous sentir confiante
6. Quelque chose qui évoque le passé
7.  Quelque chose qui étincelle
8.  Un bouton rouge
9.  Quelque chose qui vous rend heureuse d’être vivante
10. Votre bijou préféré
11. Un visage que vous adorez
12. Quelque chose de blanc avec embellit par du rouge
13. Une Valentine ancienne
14. L’amour
15. Une Valentine nouvelle
16. Quelque chose rouge et mangeable
17. Quelque chose de rouge embellit de blanc
18. Une photo d’une amie d’enfance
19. Quelque chose qui fait chavirer votre coeur
20. Votre visage lorsque vous êtes avec quelqu’un que vous adorez
21. Un coeur
22. La dentelle
23. Une lettre d’amour
24. Un outil de couture que vous aimez bien
25. Une paire de boucles d’oreilles rouges
26. Quelque chose de rouge au naturel
27. Un selfie de vos lèvres
28. Des fleures rouges ou roses


Other places to gather around The 70273 Project water cooler:
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Subscribe to the blog (where all information is shared).
Join the English-speaking Facebook group – our e-campfire – where you can talk to other members of The 70273 Project Tribe.
Join the French-speaking Facebook group – our other e-campfire – where you can chat with other members of The 70273 Project Tribe.
Like the Facebook page where you can check in for frequent updates.
Get folks to help celebrate your birthday by making blocks and/or donating bucks.
Follow the pinterest board for visual information.
Post using #the70273project on Instagram. (Please tag me, too, @whollyjeanne, so I don’t miss anything.)
Tell your friends what you want for your birthday.
And if you haven’t yet made some blocks, perhaps you’d like to put some cloth in your hands and join us.
Or maybe you’d like to gather friends and family, colleagues or students, club or guild members, etc. together and make a group quilt.

Monthly Mixer January 2017

The 70273 Project Monthly Mixer for January 2017

You’ve seen those challenges for instagram and blog posts, right, where there’s a prompt for every day of the month and you snap and post a photo or pen a post accordingly? Well, thanks to my 3 a.m. self, we now have one to call our own, and I’m calling it our Monthly Mixer, and here it is. Nobody’s taking roll, so play along as and if you will.

Feel free to share throughout social media land and post on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and your blogs using #The70273ProjectMonthlyMixer and #The70273Project. It’d be muchly appreciated if you’d tag me, too, so I don’t miss it. I’m @whollyjeanne on twitter and instagram, and Jeanne Hewell-Chambers on facebook. It’s a fun way to acquaint others with The 70273 Project, and to get acquainted with other folks ourselves. (Me, I can’t wait till 1/20 cause I’ve got a thing for pincushions.)

It’s the first time I’ve created something like this, so here’s the text in case the graphic is unreadable:

1: Something imperfect
2: Something edible that’s red and white
3: Something small, white, and round
4: Something rectangular
5: The block you’re working on
6: Where you’re stitching today
7: A finished block
8: Something that makes you smile
9: A naturally occurring X
10: The tiniest x’s you can make
11: Your sewing kit and what’s inside it
12: A word to describe what you feel as you stitch blocks
13: Somewhere you’d like to sit and stitch blocks
14: Something you find in a s’more
15: The arm to the chair you sit in to stitch
16: Your favorite beverage
17: Photograph a block outside
18: Two fat X’s
19: Your ironing board
20: Your pincushion
21: The sky
22: A white button
23: A finished block
24: A surprise – something you didn’t expect to see
25: Favorite sewing notion, tool
26: Your hands
27: Your scissors
28: Something in the shape of a teardrop
29: What’s to your right
30: Your favorite mug
31: Two x’s made of something besides fabric

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