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hokiekate
« on: August 11, 2007 02:40:09 PM »

This is a quilted wall hanging I made for a friend featuring the hand prints of her three nephews. She was given the hand prints as a gift from her brother's family and asked me to make it into something for her wall, giving me complete creative freedom. It was rather daunting at first, leaving me to think about it for a long time, but I had SO much fun with it once I got started.





I used Pink Chalk Studio's Wavy Seams Tutorial to create all the fantastic curves. The tutorial turned out to be super easy and the results were fantastic. I love this method and can't wait to try it again on future projects.
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CreativeGenes
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2007 03:31:20 PM »

This quilt rocks!
I love all the curves.
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mommysaurusrex
« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2007 05:30:18 PM »

I want one! That is so cute. I am totally inspired to do this, while my kids are still young. Thanks for posting!
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« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2007 05:39:44 PM »

I love the hand prints and the quilting both!  You did a fantastic job!
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« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2007 06:12:35 AM »

It is beautiful! What a great idea.
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« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2007 01:27:56 PM »

I LOVE that! What a great idea. I love the colours and the wavy look too:) I'm sure she will love it!
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subloke
« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2007 03:46:14 PM »

So beautiful!  I love the colors/quilting/idea! 
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dredre
« Reply #7 on: August 13, 2007 07:23:47 AM »

That is amazing!  The colors, the pattern, the idea of using the hand prints... everything! 
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« Reply #8 on: August 13, 2007 08:09:47 AM »

So bright and beautiful! Handprint quilts are one of my favorite things!
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« Reply #9 on: August 15, 2007 11:25:45 AM »

That is just so much fun, I'm really impressed with your curvy lines too!
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