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Thread: A years work

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    Junior Member rita222's Avatar
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    I started quilting in April 06. Have worked hard at improving the skills of quilting. Still need a LOT of practice. My biggest problem is matching colors. I am not creative. Hope you like what I have already done (and gave away). these are some wall hangings that I did mostly for practice.
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    if that's just practice, they will need to redefine perfect. :-)

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    Your angels are beautiful! Are they applique or embroidery or some other technique?

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    I'd have to say that you certainly don't need any more practice :!: All three are just fabulous :!:

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    Rita,
    all of those look great, so I figure the practice was for posting them...! Which I have to add needs no more help. Keep on going! Love seeing them.

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    I think you know what you are doing........now tell us a little about them. I think you are creative and the colors are good

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    all ythree are simply wonderful please give us more info on how they were done

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    All three wall hangings were machine embroiderd and then just quilted by stippling around the design and stitching in the ditch on the rows. I enjoy doing them as they can be completed in a short time. The log cabin quilts were done with a 1 inch (light color) sewn with a 1 1/2 inch strip (dark color) the block measures out to 10 1/2 inch square unfinished. I added extra rows as the kids wanted them to hang over the mattress. They are used as a bedspread.

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    Super Member ceannastahr's Avatar
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    Thank you for letting us know They are very very beauitful

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    All three are great! I'm not a color expert but I think your color choices are real good. Keep up the good work.

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