Hand Quilting

A friend ask me last week about hand quilting.  She had received a donated, unfinished quilt and needed it for the Art League fund raiser auction.  I do some had work, but have never completed a whole quilt.  I started looking about on line and found some beautiful examples of hand quilting in modern design form.

The time involved seems daunting to me to do a a large quilt, but I will included some hand stitching and quilting in some of my smaller projects.  It is great practice for all sewing skills and I use it in my teaching.  This summer in turning out to be full of inspiration and new up coming creative adventures. More ideas coming soon.

Work in Progress - Work Quilt #2 - Layer 1
This beautiful detail is from Victoria at Silly BooDilly.  I have followed her work for a while and really love her color sense, and the hand quilting is equally amazing.  She has a beautiful collection of work quilts as well.

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  1. Christina Sutor says:

    Good afternoon Angela,
    My name is Christina Sutor and I work for ArtCenter Manatee. My co-worker and I visited the ACRE show in Jan of this year and we took your card. I am looking for new artists for our Gallery Boutique and I am wondering if you ever consign your items? How do I find your pricing. I went to your website from the card we took, but did not see anything there. I look forward to hearing from you.
    Kind regards,
    Christina Sutor
    ArtCenter Manatee
    Customer Relations

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