Tuesday, March 11, 2008

Virtual Quilting Bee - March


March is Kathy's month in the Virtual Quilting Bee. She sent each of us 2 fabrics. Everyone got the blue dot and one other fabric. Mine was the blue one at the top of the pile with the little people on it.

Kathy wants log cabin-ish blocks inspired by the Gee's Bend Quilts and/or Nancy Crow's quilts.

This block took on a life of it's own. It was great fun because I started off with one idea and ended up with some thing completely different. I love the block but I'm not one hundred percent sure it jives with Kathy's vision so I may make another more traditional one.

But, as I said, I do love how this one turned out.

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18 comments:

  1. i really love it, anina. i have a hunch kathy will too!

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  2. Ooh, I love this one too...one of my favorites!

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  3. Oh, this is just wonderful...it's like looking out a window to the wide, wide world. I love it!

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  4. I really like this too. I like the red, I wonder if it is in the palette Kathy was envisioning?

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  5. Anina, that block turned out wonderful! The colors and design are perfect. I love seeing all your projects, so fun and unique!

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  6. I love this block! The colours and dots and stripes are so wonderful combined! It’s like I’m peeking through a window! I think Kathy will love it!

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  7. Oh. So. Cool. The perfect marriage of log cabin and gee's bend. Well done!

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  8. Oh my goodness. I love this design, and the colors, it is so sweet. Very, very cute!!

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  9. this is so so good!!! if you remake the block, you can feel free to send that one to me. it. is. fabulous.

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  10. Your quilt block is lovely and I bet she'll love it, too.

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  11. Love the block and more importantly how you used the gorgeous fabrics!

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  12. It's gorgeous!!! I love the red against the green and blue, the shape, everything!

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  13. So cute..love how you put it together.

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  14. Oh my goodness, I LOVE it Anina. Don't even think about making something else! Absolutely FABULOUS!

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  15. Anina, this turned out so enchanting! I love it!!
    Quite inspiring, by the way.

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  16. I think its adorable and so much fun. I want to smile just looking at it.

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  17. what a great use of that red!

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