Monday, April 12, 2010

Storm at Sea

Pattern from this book

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I bought a jelly roll of purple fabrics from last year’s AQC.

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I went to a hand quilting class at Amitie so I have been hand quilting in the white stars which I really enjoyed.

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Backing is a Kaffe Fasset print, binding is a plain purple homespun.

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6 comments:

Nic Wood said...

its stunning - love the hand quilting, it adds so much texture and love!

Nic xxx

Kirsty said...

Wow, that looks great the quilting really sets it off. Well done you should be really proud of it.

Kelly said...

I love the pattern you used, and I love the colours, your hand quilting looks great too!

Emma said...

Oooh, nice! Funny I didn't 'see' the storm-at-sea block for a while; I loev the way blocks do that!

Car said...

Wow - that's awesome. I didn't see the hidden stars at first until I looked closely at your EXCELLENT hand quilting! Well done - who's it for - you???

Kayscha's Quilting Corner said...

It really is beautiful Esther. Who is the lucky recipient? Thanks for sending me the book, shall get it on its way back to you asap x