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« on: February 17, 2014 03:50:55 PM »

last december i completed my first quilt along, and it was so much fun!
i stumbled across it on my pinterest just days before it was beginning and so i had to decide now or never...
the catvent was put on by Elizabeth Hartman (http://www.ohfransson.com/) and each day in december (1-25) a cat head was created.
this was the perfect opportunity to keep crafting during finals time as well as get a good dose of practice quilting in.
plus it knocked out a little chunk of all the batik fabrics i inherited from my grandma's leftovers, plus this giant piece of gray i ended up not using for it's original purpose.
i'm very pleased with the result, and will sooner or later do a bigger one with 100 cats Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2014 04:27:22 PM »

It's beautiful!  I love the use of batiks.
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« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2014 10:37:29 AM »

Lovely quilt.
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« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2014 09:04:19 PM »

Lovely.
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« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2014 10:30:14 PM »

Cute kitties.  I really like how you came up with your own layout. This is on my bucket list.
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« Reply #5 on: March 10, 2014 09:42:30 PM »

thanks so much everyone!

Cute kitties.  I really like how you came up with your own layout. This is on my bucket list.

i would absolutely encourage you to do one!
i swayed my cousin to do one after she saw mine, and so far, she's loving it Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: March 17, 2014 07:44:19 AM »

I really like it. I have pinned it.
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« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2014 02:44:08 PM »

Amazing Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: April 08, 2014 06:23:42 PM »

I love the contrast of the colors on the gray! Nicely done.
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