All posts by okieLinda

NowandThen

last winter I got into a mood to do something different and kinda came up with a new age old fashion sample quilt I named Now and Then  , I had a fire this spring and the quilts flew out the front door while waiting for the firemen , glad that scene isnt up on…

5ft Kaleidoscope wholecoth quilt

Here is my latest one of a kind kaleidoscope quilt, she is 5 ft square and hand drawn , cut , and pieced and quilted . Some of them go like butter but this one fought me tooth and nail . I never give up so it is finally finished, but may try other types of…

Witch Fire all finished and done

Well here is the finished quilt , about 6 mo altogether with most of it on the planning side, she is 8 1/2 ft by 6 1/2 and all hand done. I plan to put her in a juried art show here in my little town next week ,first time I ever got up the…

wholecloth Kaleidoscope

this page isn't getting much uploaded lately so thought I'd share this  top only pic of what I'm working on now . As far as I know at least it is the first wholecloth kaleidoscope quilt ever made, meaning the whole piece is a kaleidoscope all the way to the corners, It is about 7…

Kaleidoscope ghost Quilt to be

this is just one slice on a piece of vellum right now ,someday I hope it will be a handmade king size quilt,but it will take along time to be finished .Most kaleidoscopes are done in a circle and so is this but I have cut off the edges to make a wholecloth Kaleidoscope ,so…

#14 stray K kaleidoscope

for the last 6 or 7 months now Ive been working on a series of 4ft by 4ft totally handmade quilts , this is #14 ,think I will move on to a different size now but its a habit that will be hard to break I have loved doing them just the right size not…

working of #14

People that sew look at my quilts and say how hard is that to sew? I always say easy and it is but its also tricky ,like a puzzle they all have different ways to go together and just when I get it right , I'm through with that and starting another piece,like this one is…

#13 stray Kaleidoscope

Well I thought I would just make 12 of these but 13 is here and 14 is being worked on, they are all about 4 ft by 4ft and hand made ,It is such a good size and keeps me on my toes doing them. I'm having to much fun with them to change right…

stray K series Kaleidoscope Quilts

maybe someone can tell me the art term by brain is searching for today ,but I noticed a curator once putting my quilts in the proper order… staging them for show ,whatever its called it makes them look so much better that there has to be a technical word for it ,Well here is the…