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Old 10-13-2007, 07:35 PM
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Two of my grandson's were H.S. graduates in May. I made quilts for them. One boy wants to be a park ranger, so I designed his quilt with the fish; trees, birds (flying geese) etc, following the outdoor theme. I had it customed long-armed quilted. She did a wonderful job adding stitching that enhansed the blocks.
The other quilt is called Bachelor's Puzzle. I got it from a book--his Mom found it and thought he would like it. It is quilted with an all over quilting pattern (machine done.)

Nathan's Bachelor's Puzzle quilt

Dusty's "outdoor" quilt
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Old 10-13-2007, 07:45 PM
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They're both really wonderful quilts moreland! Blues always look sharp and lively and I love that pattern you used as well as the gold for contrast. Very pretty!! And I think it's wonderful that you did a "theme" quilt for the young man who wants to be a park ranger. The quilt you made him is so appropriate. Good job on both of them. :thumbup:
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Old 10-13-2007, 07:56 PM
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Wow!! Those are both really beautiful. The blues & black & gold look really neat the way you used them in the pattern. The quilt with the fish & trees is wonderful. I'm sure they will treasure them!
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Old 10-14-2007, 04:08 AM
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Thank you--I wish I could take credit for the colors but I had some wonderful help from the local Quilt Shop to get the colors right. (Didn't have any trouble with the black :D !)
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Those are GREAT quilts. Lucky grandsons!!!
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Old 10-14-2007, 08:06 AM
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They are beautiful...
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Old 10-14-2007, 08:34 AM
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What lucky young men! Those are beautiful quilts, they will be able to remember their accomplishment and Grandma everytime they use them :D Wonderful patterns and colors! Good Job :D :D :D
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I really like your blue quilt nice
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