Two Finished Quilts and One in Progress

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Two Finished Quilts and One in Progress

It’s been a while since I last showed you some of the quilts I’ve made.

For the past couple of years, I’ve done most of my quilting with the Piecemakers, a ministry of a local church.

Here is a baptism quilt I made:

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Someone donated this adorable pink bunny fabric. Doesn’t it have a vintage vibe?

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Someone also donated a bunch of hand-dyed, batik, and hand-dyed-looking fabrics. I paired them with pink fabrics in order to make them pop, and turned them into 3-inch nine-patch blocks.

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Once assembled into a comfort quilt, I tied the layers together with variegated pink embroidery floss.

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All done.

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The backing is a hibiscus print that uses the same colors, yellow, pink, orange, and purple.

 

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And now on to a baby boy quilt for the crisis pregnancy center.

Someone donated half a yard of chameleon fabric. I fussy-cut 12 blocks from it, and then made four-patch blocks out of scraps and brightly-colored coordinating fabrics.

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That’s as far as I’ve gotten so far. Stay tuned for more progress.

 

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About Andrea R Huelsenbeck

Andrea R Huelsenbeck is a wife, a mother of five and a former elementary general music teacher. A freelance writer in the 1990s, her nonfiction articles and book reviews appeared in Raising Arizona Kids, Christian Library Journal, and other publications. She is currently working on a young adult mystical fantasy novel and a mystery.

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