Quilting

In my old age I’m trying my hand at quilting…hand quilting. It’s slow, but so am I we make a great team.

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Our youngest daughter, Vicky, sent me a crazy quilt book and challenged me to make a quilt for her. I was in over my head from the get go. But here it is.

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This was my second challenge, another quilt for one of our twin daughters, Sonya. I just set it to her Fed Ex. It will be out for delivery tomorrow.

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I made this for Barb, my bride of 51 years. It’s small, 12″ by 15″. She keeps her Bible on it.

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This is for our other twin Daughter, Tina. She wanted wild horses, so I did my best. It’s not finished.

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The four horses that went on Tina’s.

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A work in progress. The American Flag came from a scarf Barb wore while we pedaled our tandem bike on Missouri’s Katy Trail.

 

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8 thoughts on “Quilting

    • Scott says:

      It is fun stuff. I have to wait for payday for the rest of the stuff going with the wind horses. The scarf added a special touch that Vicky appreciated. Someplace I have a photo of Barb wearing the scarf at the Katy rail station in Boonville, Missouri. We are absolutely beat up. But that’s another story. πŸ™‚

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  1. Scott, Your work looks wonderful. Your first try at crazy quilting is something to be proud of. I bet your daughter will cherish it. It’s my favorite creative expression form, because it is so free-spirited…I enjoyed visiting your blog.

    Judy in MS

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    • Scott says:

      Thank you very much. Crazy Quilting allows one to put a bit of one’s self in it. Yes, Vicky likes it along with the mistakes.

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