Category Archives: art

Fantasy Footwear Quilt– the Beginning

This quilt story will be told in multiple posts as I progress from the beginning to the quilt’s completion. The inspiration for this quilt came from an old Stuart Weitzman shoe ad that I tore out of a magazine (don’t … Continue reading

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Sunburst Finished!

I finished my entry for the Quilt Alliance Twenty contest.and mailed it off.   Here it is.  It is hand pieced and machine quilted, measures 20 in square.     Here’s a closer view to show the quilting in the center. … Continue reading

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My Heart Stopped When Quilt

I finished the small quilt which is a “repeat” of one I made a few years ago — “You Melt My Heart.”  It was inspired by Movin Meat’s post:  Fearful Symmetry.  As before, I took the EKG (photo credit), printed … Continue reading

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Progress Notes — WIPs

I’m making progress knitting the Swirl jacket I began over a month ago.  It’s either going to be wonderful or a big mess.  Not sure at the moment.  Here’s what it looks like now Also working on a new quilting … Continue reading

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Abstract Art Mini Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on March 26, 2010.   The inspiration for this miniature quilt came from feedly. When there is no photo in the blog post, feedly will use stock photos. I liked … Continue reading

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“Label Me” Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on March 12, 2010.   I have been saving labels from clothing for years now.   They are from shirts, jeans, dresses, and ties.  I have often thought they would make … Continue reading

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Mariner’s Compass Rose

This is my quilt for the ALQS6.  While trying to decide what to make for this one, I found the center motif tucked away inside Barbara Brackman’s Encyclopedia Of Pieced Quilt Patterns I was thumbing through for inspiration.  I found … Continue reading

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Til Death Do Us Part Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on October 30, 2009.     My husband and I were married on a beautiful day in early October 19 years ago.  Like many others our vows included the phrase … Continue reading

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Hope Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on October 2, 2009.   This post was initially meant to promote this quilt and help sell it.  I am grateful and amazed to tell you that it SOLD just … Continue reading

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Brittle Bone Music

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on September 11, 2009.     This small quilt was inspired by this post at Medgadget: Molecular Cracks Point to Source of Brittle Bone Disease. Actually, not the post but … Continue reading

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