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Tutti Fruiti....

This is a customer quilt that I was privileged to be allowed to quilt anyway I wanted....perfectly pieced and appliqued, wonderful choice of batik fabrics from this UK pattern designer.

White Glide thread on top and white Bottomline in the bobbin, the only place that I used coloured threads was in the flying geese......batting was my customers's own, measures 84x84....all freemotion and ruler work......used Rhonda Beyers large 'S' curve ruler and a big Renae's Arc for everything else.

More info and photos on my blog as usual.....  Sorry that Flickr removed the photos but you can check this out on my blog/websiteby clicking on this link
http://borderlinequi...tti-fruiti.html
 

 


Thanks for looking


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Guest Linda S

Okay, let's back up here for a minute. I think that should have said "this is a quilt for a customer who was privileged to have me quilt this for her." :P It is simply stunning, Kay. You have such talent and artistry in your quilting. I'd love to be you when I grow up, even though I'm probably tons older than you are!

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Oh my goodness. When is your book coming out? I must have one! How do you decide what to stitch where? Stunning is not a strong enough word! Wow! Kay, do you mark your quilt before you start?


Just Sew Simple Sylvia Blissett APQS Freedom '09 "Stitch" Circle Lord 2010 “"Until one has loved an animal, Part of their soul remains unawakened.”

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Kay, this quilt is awesome. Your quilting is so pretty! It just adds so much to an already beautiful quilt!~!~~!!!!


Dell 2016 Millie Frannie Ann Jr. with Bliss & she is Quiltaziod and Circle Lord Equipped with lots of Quilting Toys and now has Quilt Path!

 

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Thanks for all of your wonderful comments!

I'll try to answer some of your questions....

This quilt top was a beauty before I quilted it. I didn't have a plan, I started with the flying geese, not because they were the first border but because I knew what to quilt there, from there I took the straight line quilting into the sashings in the middle of the quilt, then everything evolved. It was a lot of work, I'm not sure if I intended it to be so much work. I only use a purple air erasable marker or white chalk on customer quilts and mark on the frame but try to do very little marking.

I used Ronda Beyer's large 'S' Ruler, one Renae's Arcs and Deloa's Castle for the straight lines in the sashings, I find a straight edge ruler faster/easier for the straight lines.

I have had my Millie for 2 1/2 years, had a 9 inch machine on a frame before that, I quilt part time at the moment, my log....says 46 hours quilting but I know I sometimes I forget to make an entry......

Thanks again for all of your wonderful comments.


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Come visit my blog at

http://borderlinequilter.blogspot.com/

http://www.borderlinequilter.co.uk/

http://www.flickr.co.../goldringading/

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Millennium 2010 It's Blissful

Quiltazoid with upfront system

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