Quilts - 2014

Giant Star Burst QAL with Canoe Ridge Creations also and entry in the Patone Challenge for Radiant Orchid

Goodnight Irene QAL with Terry's Treasures (stash fabrics)
Log Cabin block challenge with SewCanShe Sewcialities = winner of grand prize (stash fabrics)


Project Quilting Challenge for "Sweet treats" = Purple Rock Candy Mountain wall hanging. Also entered into Patone Challenge Radiant Orchid. (stash kona fabrics)

LavaLamp Quilt using fabrics I won in 2013

Project Quilting challenge -Across the Universe

Barn door QAL with Sarah Quilts (stash fabrics)

Accuquilt visit quilt. 80 applecores were cut out while visiting Accuquilt in Omaha. (stash fabrics and flannel back)
Project Quilting challenge -Triangles  "Stardust" table topper
This won a blue ribbon at the county fair and is now in the possession of my god daughter.
Radiant orchid challenge quilt from above.... It was given 2 seconds of fame in Issue #2 of Make Modern zine.
Come on get happy! from the QAL at Sassy Quilter
This quilt went to the tornado quilt drive for Pilger and Beaver Crossing in Ne.

Challenge piece for FB group SewCanShe Sewcialities BOM Dutchman's Puzzle. I used some of my own dyed fabrics
Another SewCanShe BOM this was the snowball plus nine patch block. This one also went to the tornado drive.
Another challenge from SewCanShe was the Friendship block. I made it in two sizes and used the larger for a sort of Medallion.
My third scrappy QAYG herringbone quilt using scraps and skinny batting pieces. This quilt went to the Tornado drive in NE. also

My DIY Sampler by Sarah from Sarah Quilts in connection to SewMamaSew. All scraps and orphan blocks and I quilted it with a mum flower allover design.
Pattern test of Lonestar quilt design by Melissa at SewBittersweet designs. I did it in more masculine colors and used fq's and some yardage from stash. Love the two tone background.
This was one of 5 kits I cut of my stash to donate to Lincoln Quilts for Kids charity. This one was a little short of fabric to put in the kit so I pieced some together and actually sewed the blanket together so that it was done. The other 4 went as kits to others at the county fair if they wanted to join in and make a quilt for this charity. You just contact your local chapter and they will see you get a kit to sew up.
 I used one of my boat blocks from the SewCanShe BOM and made a charm square quilt around it. I have 3 more boat blocks to make into something.

Mod Olive QAL. This was made with the Quick Curve Ruler from SewKindofWonderul. This was the hardest one of hers to make but it was fun in the retro fabrics and colors.
Both of these quilts were made by others and I just quilted and put the binding on for my guilds Cuddle Quilt Charity.
MM Fabric challenge quilt for QuiltCon but it didn't make it in the show. It was a hard challenge with the pastels.  In the end I was happy to finish this one.
SewCanShe BOM flying Dutchman mini.

So Blue - A portrait of my mother
Pixelated quilt made of 20 shades of blue. Taken at the Joslyn art museum in Omaha.
Hexi Pincushion button jar. Flour sack fabric from my moms stash and some of her treasured buttons. I made 4 of these as gifts for my sisters.
Improv leaves



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