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« on: May 21, 2012 10:57:00 AM »

My son asked me to make him a quilt with a turtle on it.  I drew the turtle myself, and  appliqued it onto the center square by hand.  Then I spent four days from morning to night cutting and sewing strips around the 8-1/2 inch squares that were cut from a sea turtle-themed batik I ordered online from a quilt shop in Hawaii.  





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« Reply #1 on: May 21, 2012 11:16:18 AM »

Lucky son! Great work, I love the colors
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« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2012 01:28:05 PM »

It's lovely! The batik turtles are great too! I like how the double borders really set them off!
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« Reply #3 on: May 22, 2012 09:36:58 AM »

I love this quilt! The turtle is great and I LOVE the color choice and they're all batiks right?! LOVE LOVE LOVE
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« Reply #4 on: May 26, 2012 05:30:06 PM »

FABULOUS!!!!! Love the colors and that turtle is awesome!!!!
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« Reply #5 on: June 11, 2012 11:58:42 AM »

The colors are amazing.  I think you did a great job!  Lucky kiddo!
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« Reply #6 on: June 18, 2012 05:45:41 PM »

Wonderful quilt!  Your turtle is awesome. Smiley
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