Category «Pre 2012 Quilts»

Pink Dragonflies Whole Cloth 2000

In early 2000 I decided to try some more quilting.  I know it was 2000 because that’s the year my second niece was born.  I made two small quilts that year, one for my daughter and one for my newest niece, born in June. The first was made from some fabric my daughter just had to …

Blue and Beige Four Patch 1998

Once again determined to be a real quilter, I came up with this simple wall hanging.   It is constructed with cottons from JoAnn’s and the trusty craft batting from Hobby Lobby.  The binding is bit wide and is a bit twisted in some spots.  I can’t remember if it was cut on the bias or not.  The …

Blue Lone Star Pillow 1996

Right after I completed the red, white and blue mini quilt I made this decorative pillow.  I gave this one away as well.  The fabric and 14 inch pillow form came from JoAnn’s.  I had tried constructing blocks before with limited success.  Lining pieces up is not as easy as it appears.  This Lone Star …

Mini Irish Chain 1996

This photo is terrible.  I didn’t have a digital camera back then so there were no retakes to be had.  But I at least I did think to take a picture of this quilt before I gave it away.  It was small, maybe 30 x 30.  The project came from a book written by Marti Michell.  …