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Old 08-31-2011, 08:24 PM
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All your awesome pics made wanna post my quilts. The flying geese I made while living in California. Its called California Screaming for a reason. I was stuck there for a few years.
The heart quilt is not finished yet,close but not quite done hand quilting. Oh, and binding. The button quilt I made while my oldest daughter was in the hospital for a week, and I had a baby to care for and could not be with her.
The small log cabin was my first try at hand quilting. I used punch and hope it looks OK method. I did figure out how soon after this one. I hang it on the wall.
The heart applique quilt is not done either. It was for a sister in law that did not last and I lost touch with her. Kind of makes me sad when I look at it. She was nice, and it wasn't her fault it didn't work. I need to finish them all. They are all about 25 years old. Gosh time went fast. I got busy crocheting and raising kids and work and riding bicycles, and now I have lots of birds, and knitting! I need some android clones to help me out. Hey they could do housework maybe?
A size 12 needle, I can't even thread one now!

hand quilted
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small log cabin, first attempt at hand quilting
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back of fyling geese calif screaming
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hand work,used a size 12 needle!
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hand work,used a size 12 needle!
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Old 08-31-2011, 08:25 PM
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Beautiful
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Old 08-31-2011, 08:29 PM
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Beautiful work!! Thanks for sharing!
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Old 08-31-2011, 08:33 PM
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Thanks, and congratulations Grandma!
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Old 08-31-2011, 08:36 PM
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They are all very lovely. My favorite is the flying geese.
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Old 08-31-2011, 08:42 PM
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Gorgeous quilting on the heart quilt. And all those triangles! That must have taken forever! They are all beautiful.
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Old 08-31-2011, 09:12 PM
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All of them are very nice. (Sorry you had such a bad experience living in CA.)
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Lovely quliting & equally lovely quilts
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Your handwork is just BEAUTIFUL!
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Old 08-31-2011, 09:30 PM
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Wow! I love you hand work... would love to do some but old hands don't work to good any more....LOL

The heart quilt is so pretty you did a wonderful job on both...hats off to you :-D
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