A trip down memory lane!
The year was 2006
My best friend is Japanese. We have been friends since we were 11
While I hate math, for many reasons... it's been 50 years now!
Yikes how time flies!
I found these beautiful batik panels at a quilt show, and had to have them.
I wasn't sure what they would be made into for her, but something would surely strike me...
Fast forward a couple of years, and the stack n whack urge hit and I was off and running.
I had just learned to play with McTavishing, and my long arm was new.
But I think it came out pretty well.
She was delighted and I was thrilled to feel like I had a foot in the longarm quilting world.
To Laura, the best gal pal in the world!
That is an absolutely stunning quilt. She must be a very good friend indeed.ReplyDelete
This just blows me away!! Were's the Moose? - KiddingReplyDelete
An incredible quilt!!! Great Job!ReplyDelete
This is great. Lovely way to use the fabrics. And I am impressed with the quilting.ReplyDelete
Whta else do you have hiding in your past?
She is a very lucky friend. You did an awesome job, it must of been hard to give it away. Your free motion quilting is outstanding. Great jog.ReplyDelete
Oh ...this is gorgeous!!!!! It want one exactly like it...hahaha. It love itReplyDelete
I'm sure she loved it. It is gorgeous.ReplyDelete
It's wonderful! Congratulations!ReplyDelete
Wow. I really love it. It gives me so many ideas for some of the Asian panels that I have stashed away.ReplyDelete
Golly what a beautiful gift!ReplyDelete
Love how long you two have been friends - great track record!!! And the quilt you have created + all the extras - beautiful!!!! You do make this sewing thing seem like childs play!! Wonderful post!ReplyDelete
Oh how beautiful! And not just the quilt but also the friendship that's lasted all these years. :) blessings, marleneReplyDelete