Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Main
Happy dance I finished a quilt >

Happy dance I finished a quilt

Happy dance I finished a quilt

Old 05-05-2012, 05:27 PM
  #1  
Super Member
Thread Starter
 
sahm4605's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Blue Springs, MO
Posts: 2,167
Cool Happy dance I finished a quilt

I am sooooo excited. I have finished a quilt for a wonderful older lady who is "retiring" being in charge of a girls youth group at my church. I had the girls all color pictures on white fabric like they were making thank you cards for her. It came out really good on the back I also took a group pic of the girls and printed it on fabric and put it in the center of the squares that I had the girls all color. the pic is of the other side of the quilt. I had a pattern that i wanted to try that I saw in a catalog and just made it up as I went without the pattern. I think that it came out well. it is around 60ish"s square. I hope that she really really really likes it. We are giving it to her on Monday night and I have been freaking out that I might not finish in time. But I did with a day and some hours to spare. Just need to wash it now. Lets all keep our fingers crossed that it doesn't bleed like a slaughtered pig. I plan on putting it in with like 3 color catchers. But I am soooooo excited. ( i hope that it makes her cry in a good way, is that wrong that I am hoping for such a thing?) I would have a pic of the back with the colored thank you squares but don't want to step on parents toes with the pic of the girls on the back. please excuse the feet in the pic. hubby was laying on the couch watching Basketball game and didn't want his head showing. hehe
Attached Thumbnails imag0599.jpg  

Last edited by sahm4605; 05-05-2012 at 05:30 PM.
sahm4605 is offline  
Old 05-05-2012, 06:04 PM
  #2  
Super Member
 
sewingsuz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Arizona
Posts: 6,670
Default

Soo Pretty, She is going to love this gift. Good Job.
sewingsuz is offline  
Old 05-05-2012, 06:09 PM
  #3  
Power Poster
 
ube quilting's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: PA
Posts: 10,598
Default

It is teriffic! I love the pattern done in these soft colors and prints. I usually see it made with batiks. It will be loved.
peace
ube quilting is offline  
Old 05-05-2012, 06:19 PM
  #4  
Super Member
 
Neesie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Texas, USA
Posts: 5,896
Default

Very pretty!!!
Neesie is offline  
Old 05-05-2012, 06:31 PM
  #5  
Super Member
 
BeckySt's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Montana
Posts: 1,735
Default

I love labrynth quilts, that is awesome.
BeckySt is offline  
Old 05-05-2012, 06:35 PM
  #6  
Senior Member
 
leggz48's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Granbury Texas
Posts: 321
Default

I made that pattern in blues but have not quilted it yet. Yours is lovely; the thought is lovely and your lady will cry....I know she will.....in a good way! Take a pic of her with the quilt and show us on Tuesday.
leggz48 is offline  
Old 05-05-2012, 06:37 PM
  #7  
Super Member
 
SandyinZ4's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Southeast Idaho
Posts: 3,174
Default

Bet your friend loved the quilt. I too, love seeing labyrinth quilts. Each one is so different.
SandyinZ4 is offline  
Old 05-05-2012, 07:31 PM
  #8  
Super Member
 
Pat625's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: North Pole
Posts: 1,643
Default

what a special way to say thank you!! I am sure it will be a hit!! I love the idea of personalizing it with the messages and pics from the girls....You are all truly blessed to have each other
Pat625 is offline  
Old 05-05-2012, 08:35 PM
  #9  
Power Poster
 
mighty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Upland CA
Posts: 18,376
Default

So pretty!!!!
mighty is offline  
Old 05-06-2012, 04:31 AM
  #10  
Super Member
 
nunnyJo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Fl./ WV
Posts: 4,544
Default

very nice, this was a fun quilt to do and a fast one. nice colors
nunnyJo is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Macybaby
For Vintage & Antique Machine Enthusiasts
17
06-23-2014 03:32 PM
annasgirl
For Vintage & Antique Machine Enthusiasts
9
06-17-2012 04:37 PM
Hummer Lady
For Vintage & Antique Machine Enthusiasts
29
03-07-2012 11:57 PM
TJDesigns
Pictures
31
05-06-2011 01:01 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.