Wednesday, April 3, 2013

having a hoot wednesday

 

I recently quilted this cute owl quilt for my neighbor.

I think the pattern is from quiltmaker- part of an animal series!?

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I just quilted basic meandering all over, aren’t the eyes fun?

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Here’s another Bible BOW- wise woman of Abel

never read about her until now, cool how she stood up and prevented a siege on the city.

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So you know I wanted to start the scrappy Trip around the world on Bonnie Hunter’s site

here’s all the strips cut out and ready and there’s LOTS of UGLIES in there

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So I matched up a light and dark, if in doubt about the contrast, I took my camera and looked thru with the sepia setting, see how here it’s almost the same.

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This one is MUCH better.

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couldn’t help take a picture of Sonja sleeping in Sepia also Smile

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Here’s strips sewn together in 4s and 2s

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While I long arm quilted the Floral Quilt along quilt, Sonja was playing on the floor and quickly rolled under the frame

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Last night she rolled over to check out Peanuts feet! yuck!!

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Today she’s looking a bit boyish in Jeans and a shirt that’s NOT pink Smile

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Here's an update on my 2013 list

#1 giraffe wall hanging - still working on needle turn applique, mommy giraffe almost done

#2 pineapple black and blue quilt- giving these a break now

#3 Bonnie Hunter ORCA mystery - DONE!

#4 green, red, yellow flower quilt- TOSSED!

#5 spring swap blocks- Quilt top DONE!

# 6 Making memories embroidered panel- pillow done!

#7 fall leaf blocks swap- ready to quilt

#8 bubble gum quilt kit won at quilt show - top done adding vine on border

#9 won 9 march BOM -dotted flowers -DONE!

#10 MMMR -DONE!!

#11- drunkard's path- DONE!

#12- Hidden forest- applique- traced owl

#13 pin cushion swap - mailed

#14 geese in a ring- top DONE!

#15 Christmas tree skirt- top done

#16 hexie flowers- 47 done I think

#17 women of the bible quilt blocks- block #24 done

#18 Boxes!- Put the fabrics on the shelf for something else

#19 McCall's #5 diamond in squares - DONE! & mailed

#20- roman holiday- kit

#21 Benertex floral quilt- DONE!

#22 Valentine's Round Robin- Top here ready to quilt

#23 Woven Stars for CT - DONE!

#24 Quilt it today #2- red, white and blue quilt-DONE! mailed

#25- easy street- ready to quilt

#26 McCall's #6 flower star- DONE!

#27 McCall's #7- mellow yellow- DONE and mailed

#28- Book quilt- may use Nancy Drew

#29 and 30(December) twin boy quilts -spider web quilt done maybe use Quilt it today Thomas quilt?

#31 "birds"(Jan), #3 quilt it today- DONE

#32 winding reds(Jan) #4 quilt it today- Done and ready to mail

#33- (feb)CT botanical fabrics- DONE!

#34 MMRR2- april is here

#35 (feb) T-shirt quilt planned- a few shirts cut up

#36 (feb) floral quilt along- binding sewn on

#37(feb) Nancy drew blog hop quilt- done!

# 38 (March) stuffed owl- Owlivia DONE!

#39(March) - 2 girl skirts- done!

#40(Jan) Ahhhh's- 11-16 here

#41 (April)- scrappy trip around the world- sewing strips together

 

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5 comments:

Needled Mom said...

What a cute owl!!! Sonja is really starting to get around...fun times ahead!

Janet O. said...

A loop in each eye--nice job!
Good idea to use the sepia setting to judge contrast--Sonja looks very cute in sepia, too--and in full color! : )

Carla said...

You got SO much done! Darling little girlie

Diane-crewe said...

what a super owl xx wow! she realy has worked out that rollingx lol x I find you can use up some REALLY ugly fabric in a scrappy block.. it sort of dissapears! lol xx

Sharyn Hutchinson said...

I don't think Sonja could ever look boyish with her pretty little face. :). The owl quilt is adorable!