A few finishes

Really happy to finish this one.  Here is the strange story of how this one came about.  I bought a quilt kit on Craftsy a while ago for the pixelated eye. Not to make the eye quilt but because it was on sale and there was lots of Kona fabric in the kit. I got the kit and sat on it while I designed this simple "eye" quilt on graft paper using up some scraps and using the big piece of Kona Snow that came in the kit. I cut this all out and sewed it together and I had a ton of fabric left in the kit. I decided to go ahead and make the pixel quilt anyway. 

The back of my designed "eye" is the pixel eye!! And then guess what? I still have a bunch of Kona Snow left from the kit so I have already cut it up and sewed into another whole quilt. That one I hope to finish soon. But wait, there is more...I still have Kona Snow left.  It is almost a yard and I am sure I will find something to do with it.  Let me just say this was a really good bargain.  The "Eyes Have it" quilt above measures about 80 x 80!

Not a great shot but I was walking through the park and these two trees were painted purple and fuchsia...I saw it as a sign and took a quick pic.

Also a couple of Quilts for Kids charity quilts I finished up. I gave a demo at their sew day on how to back to front bind and how to attache and sew on binding with a hemmer foot. 

Scrap quilt using up bits of scraps and bits of batting. Made a great bright kids quilt. 

Modern design by MaryAnn Morris from our local quilt guild. This was a contest I held at guild to design a modern quilt for Quilts for Kids. I think this is a fun and simple winner! 

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  1. What a great deal! Thanks for sharing.

  2. I wish I had got that kit! Your eye is really gorgeous, it's such a striking design!

  3. I have heard that before about the Craftsy kits, generous fabric. I better order me some kits! I love both those eye quilts, but most especially your design. The quilting is sooo good!!

  4. I love that eye!! How fun that you wound up being able to make another quilt!

  5. Yes, that eye is so great - aren't you glad you made it? I can't believe you had so much left over from the kit - that is lucky! You got a lot done recently!

  6. Love that Kona Snow! I'm going to have find some on sale. It looks great on those gorgeous quilts.

  7. You can really score with the Craftsy kits! I missed that one. Great finishes!

  8. So many terrific finishes. Love the HST quilt and that eye! So wonderful.


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