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« on: October 09, 2013 05:23:09 PM »

This is my first art quilt. I just started quilting this year and I am so proud of this one. I used a quote from a children's book called Stars by Mary Lyn Ray. There is over 750 yards of thread in this baby. Some of it is metallic so it shimmers as the light hits it. The beads are glass pearls. It was quite the learning experience I can't wait to start the next one!
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« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2013 05:30:45 PM »

Beautiful and has so much depth to it. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2013 06:57:47 PM »

So pretty! Great job!
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« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2013 12:05:48 AM »

It is so beautiful!
I'm in awe.
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« Reply #4 on: October 10, 2013 12:15:48 AM »

What a lovely quilt!
I  like the colors and the embroidery.
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« Reply #5 on: October 10, 2013 07:00:12 AM »

Just spectacular!  Love the moody colours, and the bead work.
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« Reply #6 on: October 11, 2013 06:17:10 AM »

So beautiful and flowing. The colors and the sweeping loops of the dandistars are lovely. Keep quilting! You earned the "art" in art quilt.
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« Reply #7 on: October 16, 2013 10:09:58 AM »

Congratulations! This has been chosen as a Featured ProjectGrin
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« Reply #8 on: October 17, 2013 05:43:25 PM »

WOW!!
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« Reply #9 on: October 24, 2013 04:00:11 PM »

I loooove this!  I've done some simple baby quilting, but never art quilting.  This is gorgeous!
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