Archive for August, 2011

As you may remember, one year ago, I pieced this quilt top for my sister. Today – it is finished! Though I won’t sent it to her in the mail for another week, as I’ve entered it in our Tri-County Fair quilt show. But here are a few photos of the last finishing touches.

Finishing the quilting on a longarm machine. I love those waves!

I had fun playing with repeating geometric designs of quilting.

Sewing on the binding, using some of my hand-dyed turquoise fabric.

And done! This is one of my favorite batik pieces. I think this is what I like best about this quilt, it is very complex and there are these little parts of color and design that make me happy.

Happy Birthday Becca! Please be patient, I know it has already been a year, I’ll drop the quilt in the mail just as soon as the fair is over.

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