Friday, May 1, 2009

Crazy Quilt Finished

Last week began the story of this quilt. It will be entered into a crazy quilt contest to benefit the Alliance for American Quilts. Here is my crazy quilt pieced together from the old one. It is 16 in X 16 in as the rules demand.

Here is the quilt after I finished adding more embroidery and embellishment.

And here are some detail photos of the work.




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5 comments:

Celeste said...

I *really* love it. You have an awesome balance of embellishment and I love that some of it is dimensional. You should be really proud of how this turned out!!!

rlbates said...

Thank you, Celeste!

Chrysalis Angel said...

That is gorgeous, Ramona! You are so talented. You have such a great eye for seeing what goes where on your quilts. It reminds me a lot of stained glass. The right patterns in the glass having to flow in the right direction of the various pieces.

Your getting like Happy with your posts. I clicked on and saw that I would have a lot to catch up on. I can't keep up with that guy.
I'm used to see one of two to read up, not 10! ha,ha..

Kirti said...

Beautiful crazy quilt...I actually made a couple of quilts once...I really enjoy it. Right now, I'm saving my kids' cute clothes in the hopes of making quilts to take away to college someday. (I'm a sentimental sap that way...)
Glad you found me...should be fun following a fellow creative surgeon...=)

rlbates said...

Yes, it nice to find other female surgeons. :)