Started Two New Quilts in Recent Days

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by speckledhen, Jul 27, 2010.

  1. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    One is a "design as you go" type but based on a similar one I saw in a very old quilt magazine of mine--that is the pic below.Was in the mood for pretty, cheerful spring colors. The other is made from extra material left over from the Paint Box Stars top I did and sent to kathyinmo.


    ***the colors in my camera are so off! The center star has black surrounding it, but it almost looks brown, and the bars are more purple than they look in the pic. [​IMG]
  2. country lady

    country lady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2008
    NW Tennessee
    Nice work! You and Ms. Prissy make me tired, always doing lots of stuff. I can't wait to see the finished quilt--what size?
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    You know, I'm not sure what size it will be, either of them. I guess I'll find out when I'm finished, LOL.
  4. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

    Jan 27, 2009
    I really like it! [​IMG] It's good to know that someone else plans the same way I do. [​IMG]
  5. Beautiful, will be watching to see it grow!! When canning season is over I vow to get quilting again!! [​IMG]
  6. CedarRidgeChicks

    CedarRidgeChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 5, 2009
    Adair Co.Ky
    [​IMG] bright and cheerful!!..just can't go wrong with stars!!
  7. ChevygirlBeth

    ChevygirlBeth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Very nice! I can't keep up with you! lol. You're always working on another quilt! [​IMG]
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I think I need to trade a table runner or lap quilt for firewood this year. [​IMG]
  9. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln

    Oh yes, you can trade quilts for firewood.....I bet there are plenty of folks that would love to have a quilt on their lap being warm in the winter!
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I'm making two table runners with some of the blocks from the Paint Box Stars kit rather than something larger. Here they are in progress.


BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by