Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Pictures
Finally finished isolation project >

Finally finished isolation project

Finally finished isolation project

Old 12-14-2020, 05:02 AM
Super Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: proctor,wv
Posts: 1,354
Default Finally finished isolation project

Itís been quite a year for everyone..decided to use my giant bag of strips and scraps and orphan blocks..I string
pieced for months..then assembled into quilts...made 11 lap or wheel chair quilts, 6 larger throws, and two twin quilts..all from my stash, til it came to backings..I bought multiple yards of flannel whenever it was on sale, to make nice soft backs..then I either quilted with decorative stitches or quilted in the hoop on embroidery machine..will eventually donate to nursing homes or Hospice when possible again. Looks a bit insane, right?
Attached Thumbnails 23aacb25-f759-41ee-be81-a9945e8d3542.jpeg   e8a4081f-8c9c-49d0-b4bf-c1e7e474879a.jpeg   b0c5d5aa-5369-42de-ad93-1ba7ee26ac55.jpeg   a92d3e51-cc3a-4635-86d3-d1cc3e3c890e.jpeg   b72ad363-cef1-4ae8-a1f0-37df6c75fddc.jpeg  

Last edited by oldquilter; 12-14-2020 at 05:06 AM.
oldquilter is offline  
Old 12-14-2020, 05:07 AM
Super Member
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Alturas, CA
Posts: 9,373

Wow!!!!! Sounds like you've been really busy!!!!!!!!! I'm sure they'll be appreciated very much. They're all beautiful.
pocoellie is offline  
Old 12-14-2020, 05:10 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Abbotsford, BC
Posts: 691

Super. Using up what is in our sewing room is so satisfying. Well done.
MamaLinda is offline  
Old 12-14-2020, 05:38 AM
Super Member
GingerK's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 2,840

They look great! Your efforts will make many people very happy.
GingerK is offline  
Old 12-14-2020, 05:56 AM
Power Poster
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: McLoud, OK
Posts: 12,957

Looking great! I, too, am trying to use up my scraps although I keep making more scraps!
Homespun is offline  
Old 12-14-2020, 06:52 AM
Super Member
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Flagstaff, Arizona
Posts: 9,303

All of your quilts are beautiful and you certainly have been busy. Love the butterfly backing. You have been very productive in these trying times in the world.
Jordan is offline  
Old 12-14-2020, 07:56 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Upstate NY
Posts: 856

I love strip quilts and yours are beautiful. Great job!
Mary Christine is offline  
Old 12-14-2020, 07:07 PM
Power Poster
Jingle's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Outside St. Louis
Posts: 37,112

Beautiful quilts. I am making a QAYG strip quilt at the time.
Jingle is offline  
Old 12-15-2020, 01:30 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Warsaw, Poland
Posts: 331

11 quilts! That's an achievement in itself. And they are lovely, too!
Vasilisa is offline  
Old 12-15-2020, 03:18 AM
Super Member
WMUTeach's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Portage, Michigan
Posts: 4,686

Yes, this has been an excellent year to dig into what is at hand and create then donate.I have been tracking my accomplishments this 2020 and have been surprised at the number of quilts I have made mostly to give away. Oldquilter, congratulations on using what you had, clearing away those strips and making warmth for others. Sometimes the "thank you" is all we need to return to our stash and make just one more.
WMUTeach is offline  

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

FREE Quilting Newsletter

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.