Monthly Archives: March 2013

Gifting

My mom’s friend Gina recently lost her mother and generously gave me three large plastic tubs of her mom’s fabric.  There was lots of cotton so my mom and I decided we should make a special quilt for Gina in … Continue reading

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Bonus cats

Before I leave the subject of cats, I wanted to share the cutest quilt I saw at the quilt show I recently attended at The Villages in Central Florida.  Actually there were two of these appliqued quilts done using different … Continue reading

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12 x 12–other Cat quilts

Vicki has lots of cat fabric and chose to make a crazy quilt.  She used decorative machine stitches to quilt it. Melinda depicted the various moods indicated by her cat’s tale when dealing with her (Melinda’s) visiting granddaughter. Sharyn’s quilt … Continue reading

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12 x 12–Cats

Our January theme was Cats.  I have always loved appliqued quilts of tigers and zebras so I pushed myself to do my cat using Heat n Bond.  BTW, I was the only member of the group who portrayed a non-domestic … Continue reading

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