Posted by: flamingodebra | April 18, 2014

Some finishes

I finished another customer quilt, that makes 3 so far this year, I took the winter off of quilting for others thinking I’d get so many of mine done that I’d free up a whole closet full of space. I started more than I finished, so technically, I am further behind than when I started!

This is Leona’s Cosmic Jewels, it’s a king sized quilt, made with a kit bought at Heart n Sole in Grand Forks…. beautiful!
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While I was retreat last week, I finished nothing, made some progress on a few things and started this one. Then I found out that a great friend’s daughter received horrible health news. This young woman has faced a few big challenges and triumphed like a trooper so I am certain she’ll continue to do so with this one! She has a wonderful family and a huge support system. About all I can do in these situations is make a quilt, so here’s hers, the front is a couple of jelly rolls and the back has the Healing Tree on it….. she loves bright colours, so I think she’ll like this! I put wool batting in it and washed it….. looks and feels snuggly.

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I got an email the other day ‘Start a Mother/Daughter Book Club’….. and my daughter thought that it would be a great idea…. so she got to pick the first book, we are starting with The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion, I’ll let you know how it goes!

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  1. Hello Debra, are there any classes coming up? I don’t want to miss them. Thanks Cathy

    Sent from my iPad

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  2. Just Flamingo Club on the first Wednesday, May 7….. 11:15, 1:15, 3:00 or 6:30 pm – it’s a demo of a pattern/tecnique and you get copy of the pattern and a sample of fabric for $5….. as well as a 20% discount on your purchases that day!!!

  3. Love the filler on Leona’s quilt!

    The get-well quilt certainly does look cozy! Will have to try out the wool batting. The back is just as nice as the front, too!


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