Sunday, July 24, 2011

Sunshine Quilt for Doreen...

I put the border on
this over a month ago.
Then, I got distracted by other projects.

It is actually on my list
of projects to finish this month.
But, now it needs to be done before August 2.
I'll be seeing Doreen on that day!
She's coming to Madison...
to the UW Hospital
for a second opinion on her cancer.
I'm so happy that I'll be able to spend
a bit of time with her.

The quilt is now sandwiched and pinned.
Just need to decide how to quilt it.

Any thoughts?
I'd be happy to hear them.

Hope you had a great weekend!

Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might. - Ecclesiastes 9:10


Lindy said...

Beats me, I'm still trying to figure out what to do with mine!

Dog Trot Farm said...

Jacque, Doreen is just going to love her new quilt, it is a ray of sunshine...I know however you go about quilting this lovely gift it will turn out wonderfully! Have a great week, Julie.

Anonymous said...

Wow that turned out awesome!
Very bright and sunshiney!!!
I got 1/2 a dishrag done today.
I do need to make a few blankets in the next month.

Farm Girl said...

I love how happy the colors are.
I am sure she will love it. I love your works as always.

WoolenSails said...

I just love the colors in the quilt, it is so beautiful.
No idea, my brain is mush, but can't wait to see what you do.


Pokey said...

The sunshine yellow is surely a comfort quilt if I ever saw one! Jacque, I'm emailing a quilt line that I was drawn to for my hexagon project, maybe it'll spark inspiration? In the end, mine was stippled because I can do that easy...

moosecraft said...

Oh it's SO beautiful!!!! Sunshine and honey! I'm stumped on the quilting... maybe in the ditch? Random stipling would be good too... I'm so happy that you will be able to see her Aug 2nd! :-)

Courtney said...

She's going to love it! What a beautiful quilt. You do such amazing work. Wish I could help with the quilting suggestions...but I'm hopeless at this needle art!
I know you'll put the perfect finishing touches on it!

Primitives By The Light of The Moon said...

Such a wonderful quilt reminds me of the song "Sunshine On My Shoulders Makes Me Happy"....she is going to love it!

Alice ~ Folk Art Primitives said...

Jacque ~ You are such a good person!!

Erin @ Why Not Sew? Quilts said...

it looks great jacque! any thoughts on the quilting? stippling is always my go to. what ideas do you have for it?
it will be nice to spend some time with your friend.

Anonymous said...

Everybody is right, ya know.....
Doreen is going to absolutely adore this quilt!! Good job!!
Love, Jill


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