Quilting

February 6th

My mom is an award-winning quilter. I’ve rambled on about her amazing abilities here before. This time, I’ll let the photos do the talking. A few of her recent projects, some of which are still in the works:

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(That colorful, shabby chic one on top is for me! Squeeee!! Love it.)

 

 

 

 

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Yeah. Can you believe that quilting? See the bird she added? She does this all on her machine, free-form.

 

 

 

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I can’t even draw lines this perfect, much less sew them.

 

 

 

 

mom\'s quilting

mom\'s quilting

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The applique quilt is simply gorgeous.

 

 

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These squares are coming together for a quilt. I cannot get over the precision required.

 

mom\'s quilting

mom\'s quilting

mom\'s quilting

mom\'s quilting

mom\'s quilting

mom\'s quilting

mom\'s quilting

mom\'s quilting

Yeah. If only these skills were genetic.

~K

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9 Responses

  1. As we say in South Africa, when we are dumbfounded … eish!

  2. Goodness, these are gorgeous!! And I love that colorful shabby chic one.

  3. The shabby chic one is so you! Gorgeous quilts.

  4. WOW!!!! Amazing work. I can’t imagine!!

  5. Wow, she is incredibly talented! I can tell how proud you are. 🙂

  6. Gorgeous quilts!! Your mom is VERY talented, but you have that gene too, Kelli…it just comes out in other creatively crafty ways! 🙂

  7. WOW! She is very talented! The shabby chic one is beautiful…love it…enjoy it!

  8. WOW, that is absolutely insane! What talent!

  9. Your quilt is my favorite! Perfection. I’m wishing I could quilt, but I think I’ll just buy one. 🙂

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