Fall Vases - Small

posted by Kim Z
Fri, Jan 7 2011


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I was inspired by a picture in a book with a vase full of leaves.  I designed this on graph paper, raided my mother's stash and my stash to find all of the fabrics that spoke leaves and created this wall hanging.  This is 2 pieces of a 3 wall hanging set that I use in my living room in the fall.

The vase is machined pieced, the leaves are hand appliqued and the quilt is hand quilted in 3 colors.  I wanted to stipple the background and I got a little carried away with the small stitches, so the background cream fabric looks less like fabric and more like a textured material.

Made in 2005

Comments

Liz K wrote re: Fall Vases - Small
on Fri, Jan 7 2011 1:02 PM

Nice quilts.  I like your colors and the use of flying geese on the borders.

Leslie wrote re: Fall Vases - Small
on Fri, Jan 7 2011 7:17 PM

They are great

Marge (AKA Dimples) wrote re: Fall Vases - Small
on Sun, Jan 9 2011 7:42 AM

Nice companion pieces to your large vase  

Marie wrote re: Fall Vases - Small
on Wed, Sep 28 2011 7:11 PM

Love them!

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