Saturday, 26 October 2013

Frames: A Finish

Look at me, another day, another finish! This improv-confection is from my Bee Mates at ModQImprov Bee. All I did was frame them up and snap them together.
Framing each block, made each like it's own work of art. To unify them I did random straight line quilting (using QAYG! yes, that's right, I am addicted).

The photo op was going to be epic today, it even involved a moose! But plans changed and I ended up with a rather grey sky and at Fisherman's Cove in Eastern Passage. It's a quaint little spot in the middle of the city, and did give me what I love the most, ocean.

  For binding and backing, I used that second piece of Ikea duvet cover. Totally works!



This was a fun quilt to put together, and helped me to work on my fear of improv - yes, one of these blocks is mine :) I love the overall picture, and each individual part.

TGIFF OctoberQuest strikes again - helping me focus on getting through the "to do pile". The linky party this week is over at Quilter In The Closet so off I go!
Think I will get one more finish before OctoberQuest ends?..... stay tuned!
Adrienne

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9 comments:

  1. That's a great quilt, I love improv blocks!
    And your shots are gorgeous!!!

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  2. LOVE it!!! and your photos are amazing. What a great little spot!

    :) Kelly @ My Quilt Infatuation

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  3. That is a great quilt. I love the photos too but one of the whole top straight on too so you can see all the blocks at once would be nice. Great job.

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  4. That water does look cold, but the quilt is fabulous!

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  5. Another really beautiful quilt from your studio. Truly, I don't think FMQ would have looked half as good as your straight-line quilting does. Your photo staging is just perfect! LOVE that green wall it looks fabulous with your quilt.

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  6. Great finish, adrienne, and of course, you always have beautiful settings for your pictures!

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  7. WOW...what a perfect photo op day! Those skies looks scary, but made for beautiful photos. That is a most wonderful, colorful - did I say wonderful? - quilt!!! I am afraid of QAYG!

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  8. They all look so great together! You've done a wonderful job with them and i love the quilting! And your photo's are stunning!

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