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Thread: "Groundhog Baby" quilt

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    Senior Member alisonquilts's Avatar
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    "Groundhog Baby" quilt

    My friend's newest grandchild is due on February 2nd and is being called the "Groundhog Baby" in their family. She asked me to make a quilt based on Margaret Rolfe's foundation pieced animal designs, but with a groundhog as the central creature. I modified several patterns (I changed a zebra into a deer, a dog into a fox and put the owl into a tree) and came up with the central groundhog on my own. Most of the critters are made of cotton fabric, but the groundhog is fleece and the bear is flannel. The whole quilt is 39" square.
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    Thanks for looking!
    Alison
    Last edited by alisonquilts; 12-29-2012 at 03:38 AM.

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    Really cute as can be, terrific job and thanks for sharing
    Have a Blessed day
    Ellen

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    Love the fabrics you chose and the animals are great. Very nice quilt for your friends grandbaby !
    Donna

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    Wow...great job. It is so adorable.

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    everything is very creative... i love the way you extended the branch to the cardinal. nicely done
    Nancy in western NY
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    Beautifully done!!
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    That is magnificent!!

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    Ooooh, love it!

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    Beautiful work!!!!!!

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    That is amazing! You are very talented and they are going to LOVE it!
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