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Wednesday, June 6, 2012

QUILTS AT THE ATTIC WINDOW QUILT SHOP

When I went to the Attic Window Quilt Shop on Saturday for Bee and Sampler, I found some interesting Show-N-Tells I want to share with you.  Above Judi shows us the quilt that she made from all her orphan blocks.  She said she was inspired by Roxanne (former teacher at the shop) to use what she has to make a quilt.  I love how this turned out.  Judi you are an inspiration to me!
Above are items that Marcia brought to share.  She made this darling pincushion and the cute little Scottie dog.  The pincushion pattern is from Fig Tree and the dog pattern is from Bunny Hill.
Marcia also made this stunning Yo-Yo quilt.  She said there are 2,632 Yo-Yos in this quilt and that she has been working on it for about four or five years.  It is awesome.
Marcia also made this cute pincushion.  She took a small picture frame and stuffed the center where the picture is supposed to go, and now she can set this on the side table when she is quilting in her TV room.  That is so clever!

Melissa at Happy Quilting has an interesting block tutorial and looks quite large.  I like the way she did the flying geese.  Check it out.

Stay Calm! Stay Kind! Stay Positive!
Caroll

3 comments:

Mama Pea said...

That's some great stuff. I like the pin cushion in the picture frame. Clever! And the yo-yo quilt. Oh, my. I would not have that much patience. I recognized the Bunny Hill project. And that orphan block quilt.... Wow. Cool.

Miss Nancy said...

Love what the ladies have been doing! The orphan block quilt so bright and fun! What a great idea! Great work done by everyone! Thank you for sharing. Love the link.

Have a super great sewing and stitching day.

Connie said...

Wonderful projects and quilts! Now that is a lot of yo-yos!!

Quilting Teachers at the shop.

Quilting Teachers at the shop.
Chris, Marilyn, Jill, Lee Anne, Sue, Vickie

Quilts For Wheels

Quilts For Wheels
Many thanks and much appreciation goes to the women who work diligently each month to make quilts for those in wheel chairs. Kudos go to: Yvonne, Mary T., Fran, Joan, Mary Ellen, Barb, Lee Ann, Nancy, Mary.

Quilting for Kids With Cancer

Quilting for Kids With Cancer
Generosity has no bounds. Above are the women in the Quilts For Kids group at the Attic Window Quilt Shop. Left to right, Henrietta, Phyllis, Nancy, Carol, Karen. These women donate their time, fabric, money once a month to make quilts for kids who have cancer.