Welcome to the Quilting Board!

Already a member? Login above
loginabove
OR
To post questions, help other quilters and reduce advertising (like the one on your left), join our quilting community. It's free!

Page 1 of 3 1 2 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 59

Thread: 4 crayons sewn

  1. #1
    Power Poster
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    32,785

    4 crayons sewn

    Here are my pink, red, orange and yellow crayons. I will attach my green, blue and mauvey/ purple next week. I am leaning towards lighter shades of purple because I want a good contrast with the black sashing.Name:  image.jpg
Views: 3460
Size:  264.5 KB

  2. #2
    Super Member Nanny's dollface's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Location
    So. California
    Posts
    1,351
    Ooohhhh this is so striking! Love the black background as it makes the crayons pop!
    "I may not believe in what you say but will defend your right to say it"- Voltaire

  3. #3
    Super Member KenmoreGal2's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Location
    Victorian Sweatshop Forum
    Posts
    1,195
    That's really nice.

  4. #4
    Super Member franc36's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Tennessee
    Posts
    1,497
    Those are absolutely gorgeous crayons! I can't wait to see the next crayons! I am so glad you used a black background.

  5. #5
    Super Member Babs194068's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Ohio
    Posts
    5,316
    Great quilt!!!

  6. #6
    Super Member fred singer's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Grant county, WI.
    Posts
    8,861
    looking really nice
    Pegg


    Have a great day and happy sewing !

  7. #7
    Power Poster
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    VIRGINIA
    Posts
    22,673
    going to be a great quilt!!!
    QUILTNMO

  8. #8
    Moderator QuiltnNan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    western NY formerly MN, FL, NC, SC
    Posts
    45,994
    Blog Entries
    46
    coming along nicely
    Nancy in western NY
    before you speak T.H.I.N.K.
    T is it True? H is it Helpful? I is it Inspiring? N is it Necessary? K is it Kind?


  9. #9
    Super Member grammysharon's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Monmouth, Oregon
    Posts
    5,869
    Blog Entries
    1
    Love bright jewel tones so I love this top..
    A quilt is a blanket of love. Sharon

  10. #10
    Power Poster ManiacQuilter2's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Southern California
    Posts
    18,943
    They are so cut and bright with the black background.
    A Good Friend, like an old quilt, is both a Treasure and a Comfort

  11. #11
    Super Member bepositive's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    upstate New York
    Posts
    1,073
    SO FUN!!!! I love it!!!

  12. #12
    Super Member thimblebug6000's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2007
    Location
    British Columbia
    Posts
    6,485
    I'm really enjoying seeing these crayons, they look so cheerful!

  13. #13
    Power Poster
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    15,689
    Blog Entries
    1
    How cute is that!

  14. #14
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2015
    Location
    New York
    Posts
    137
    Striking! Would look lovely with batiks too!

  15. #15
    Super Member Jeanne S's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    Location
    Tulsa, Ok
    Posts
    4,647
    So very cute!!!!!!

  16. #16
    Super Member Judith1005's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    *where the sun almost always shines*
    Posts
    8,113
    Blog Entries
    9
    Very nice, your use of color is stunning.
    My little shinning stars. Brantley, Kaylynn, and Emmalee

  17. #17
    Junior Member QuiltingByFiona's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2014
    Location
    Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Posts
    243
    Great fun! Thank you for sharing.

  18. #18
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Valley of the sun, AZ
    Posts
    819
    Thank you for posting your progress, I have been following along. I think I will have to make one to use up my scraps that I have not cut up yet but just recently sorted them by color. I will have a nice group to pick from. Did you post that you are using 2 x 5 1/2 ?Otherwise, I have my strips cut by size.

  19. #19
    Super Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Twin Cities, MN
    Posts
    1,438
    Looking good!! I have a crayon pattern and really liked the way it looked, but now I'm LOVING the black background! Really makes the colors pop!!

  20. #20
    Super Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    6,397
    Oh, I do like it with the black for sure. I have a crayon quilt in my queue of "gotta try" patterns.

  21. #21
    Power Poster
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    West Roxbury, Ma
    Posts
    10,362
    wow I saw when there was 2 now with 4 it is even more spectacular.
    "Life's tragedy is that we get old too soon and wise too late".

    Benjamin Franklin

  22. #22
    Power Poster
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Ontario, Canada
    Posts
    32,785
    I cut my pieces 2-1/2 X 5-1/2 but use the size that fits your scraps. I wanted a smaller size quilt and it will be approx 37 inches X 54 inches with the 2inch black sashing between the crayons and on the ends. I haven't decided if that will be the final measurement or if I will add a border.

  23. #23
    Senior Member omgtimmcgraw's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Location
    las vegas nv
    Posts
    409
    really like that

  24. #24
    Power Poster JuneBillie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    East Tennessee
    Posts
    12,390
    Blog Entries
    1
    Aww that is so cute.
    "Sometimes it's OK if the only thing you did today was breathe."
    Good friends are right there with you.

    Susan

  25. #25
    Super Member Gail B's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Smoky Lake, Alberta, Canada - Coolidge, AZ
    Posts
    1,633
    I really like the black background with the bright crayons. That is too cute!

Page 1 of 3 1 2 ... LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.