Friday, October 25, 2013

BLOGGER'S QUILT FESTIVAL!


It all started 
with
two good friends,
this fabric, 
and a class with Karen Stone.



This is my finished
"Wild Women Don't Get the Blues"...
from Karen's pattern.

It is my entry into 
the always-so-much-fun
Blogger's Quilt Festival


Karen Stone believes 
great quilts
develop from
attention to 
palette development.






Since I had spent two days of class developing my palette...
and falling in love with each choice,
I wasn't quite ready to stop playing...


Even after quilt #2, "Magnificent Madness",
I was compelled to keep playing!

I had a solid piece of green quilted by itself.
Then I had the want-to-be-hexes quilted individually.


I am still in the process of playing...


sometimes with help from a son and difficult dog Fred!


Treat yourself
to a fabulous quilt show
able to be enjoyed in your jammies with a cuppa tea!


6 comments:

  1. Great quilts! I can see your happy palate and playfulness in both. Congratulations on finishing Magnificent Madness!

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  2. So striking! Those octagons are pretty spectacular, too.

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  3. Fun, fun, fun!!! What an awesome fabric and fabulous pattern to do at a class. Love the play going on with the bright green. :D

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  4. yay, magnificent madness indeed!!!!

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  5. Hi Stephanie,
    Thank you for taking time to stopping by my blog.
    I love colorful quilts and yours are really vibrant.
    Have a great day

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