sketch to stitches

About a year ago, Lulu came to me with this drawing she had just finished.  She thought it would make a great design for a quilt.

lulu's sketch for quilt top

I agreed and shortly after that we pulled the fabrics we needed.  I took care of the rotary cutting and she took care of the stitching.

lulu sewing her quilt top

Last June she finished the quilt top.

lulu's sketch and quilt top

Then like most of us, she was distracted by something else, likely swimming lessons, then the start of school, then tumbling classes, and the next thing you know it’s 2013 and her quilt top still didn’t have a quilt back.  She chose a great blue print from a local designer and now it’s done.

back of lulu's quilt

From sketch to reality…

lulu's quilt on fence

her first finished quilt.

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