A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: If you see a project that you think is awesome and deserves to be a featured project, you can click the THIS ROCKS button to nominate it!
Total Members: 306,064
Currently Running With Scissors:
477 Guests and 15 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: The Not Alice Quilt  (Read 1396 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
waggonswest
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2474
Joined: 16-May-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: August 23, 2012 05:56:26 AM »



The challenge was issued in May.  Use this book, that song, this painting or this picture as inspiration to make a quilt.  All summer I KNEW I was going to make an Alice in Wonderland quilt.  I had the fabric.  I knew it was going to be great.



One week before the deadline, I saw the seaweed fabric.   Five days before the deadline, I went back to the LQS and bought it.  Two days before the deadline, I started the Yellow Submarine table runner.  



Poor Alice, some things are just not meant to be.  Details.

« Last Edit: August 23, 2012 05:56:57 AM by waggonswest » THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://waggonswest.etsy.com
25/12,  14/13
57/50 in 2010, 53/50 in 2011, 85/50 in 2012 83/50 in 2013 link, 12/2014
4/14
dreadlady
Offline Offline

Posts: 561
Joined: 08-Dec-2007

I am Jack's complete lack of surprise


View Profile available for personal swaps
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2012 06:11:01 AM »

I love this!  So simple, but very apparent that it's the yellow submarine.  I would have had to purchase that seaweed fabric too!  It's beautiful.  Wish I could have seen the Alice in Wonderland though.....
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://pinterest.com/dreadlady/

ATC ADDICT
Want to swap ATC's?  huh, huh, do ya?
waggonswest
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2474
Joined: 16-May-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2012 06:11:39 AM »

Me too.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://waggonswest.etsy.com
25/12,  14/13
57/50 in 2010, 53/50 in 2011, 85/50 in 2012 83/50 in 2013 link, 12/2014
4/14
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Make All Things, especially from stash
Offline Offline

Posts: 33923
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

I am so bored! Crafting boredom...HELP!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: August 23, 2012 06:30:36 AM »

It is beautiful!  What a fabulous challenge!

I think we all have those "someday" quilts in our closet! Cheesy

Mine is my blue and white tile quilt...I think it is maybe 8 years in the making... Sad  or rather, NOT making! Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

waggonswest
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2474
Joined: 16-May-2007


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2012 06:42:25 AM »

It is my belief that it doesn't count as a UFO if you haven't actually started to sew anything together. 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://waggonswest.etsy.com
25/12,  14/13
57/50 in 2010, 53/50 in 2011, 85/50 in 2012 83/50 in 2013 link, 12/2014
4/14
MareMare
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Bath and Beauty Moderator
Quilting Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Soapmakers do it with bubbles
Offline Offline

Posts: 18771
Joined: 25-Apr-2007

Don't be a soap licker


View Profile WWW
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2012 09:55:39 AM »

Love the backstory! It's super clever, great job! Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Love nail art? Check out the Awesome Manicure Thread!

~Want Prizes?! The 2016 QuiltAlong is open for business!~

Instagram: Soapsbymaremare
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Stenciled Table
Tute Tuesday: Mrs. Weasley Inspired Burrow Afghan
Creative Craft Supplies

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.