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« on: February 01, 2014 07:48:43 AM »

My sister spent three years in Kenya teaching physics at a girls school through the Peace Corps.  Making a quilt for her for Christmas, I used her Kenya adventure as inspiration.
 

I also pieced the back so that it is two quilts in one. . . You can see the stippling here, as well.

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« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2014 07:52:17 AM »

This is a gorgeous quilt!
Great colours, patterns, pitching.
And it does have a Kenya feel to it.
I love it!
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« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2014 10:03:18 AM »

The layout is really cool - kind of a basket weave.  I'm sure your sister will love it; great job!
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« Reply #3 on: February 01, 2014 10:14:38 AM »

So beautiful!  My son also spent time in Kenya and these are some of the colors on the items he brought home as mementoes.
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« Reply #4 on: February 01, 2014 12:24:04 PM »

That's really beautiful!
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« Reply #5 on: February 01, 2014 07:26:16 PM »

That is simply gorgeous. Very nicely done!
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« Reply #6 on: February 01, 2014 10:11:47 PM »

So pretty...I adore the pattern, color palette and fabric choices you used Grin
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« Reply #7 on: February 14, 2014 05:06:52 PM »

Thanks for the compliments!
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