Anita's quilts and quilting

A professional longarm machine quilter for hire and some of the work I've done.

Nine to go

The last few days I’ve stayed off the computer (except to post) and working steady on this quilt. I had talked with the owner last Saturday and she wanted to … Continue reading

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July 30, 2009 · 7 Comments

9 and 1/2 to go?

Awww…. gee whiz…. just when I thought I was going to make ends meet…. somebody done gone and moved the ends. My washer and my dryer have died. The dryer … Continue reading

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July 26, 2009

10 more

I finished another quilt yesterday. It is a small one. Two different flower designs on the blocks. A flower and leaf design on the setting triangles to create a border. … Continue reading

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July 21, 2009

Furnace filter covers update

Recycling furnace filters update. Back in January 2009, I posted about using bridal veil to make a filter cover that could be removed and washed to use again. Hopefully, this … Continue reading

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July 18, 2009

More about 2 sided quilts

I got a couple of questions in my email about doing 2 sided quilts. I thought I should add the answers to my blog for future visitors. The questions were … Continue reading

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July 18, 2009

11 more to go

The double sided quilt is finished. There are some tucks in the back but they are not as noticeable as I thought. The busy print on the back makes them … Continue reading

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July 17, 2009 · 1 Comment

How it’s done

Here is how I deal with the fabric warts (thick seam intersections) of a double sided quilt. Using my hands…. one on the bottom and one on the top…. I … Continue reading

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July 14, 2009 · 2 Comments

Pieced backing issues

Yesterday, I didn’t show pictures of the top of this difficult quilt. I knew I was going to work on it so I saved the pictures for today’s post. I’m … Continue reading

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July 13, 2009

Issue quilt

This is the next quilt to go on the machine. I’ve been dreading working on this one. This is the back. It’s going to be a reversible quilt.   Why … Continue reading

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July 12, 2009 · 1 Comment

Again, 13 left to finish

I’m still working on the same quilt. As you can see some of the quilting is done on the blocks. I’ve done about 1/3 of the blocks. Still need to … Continue reading

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July 8, 2009 · 1 Comment

Still 13 left

This one is on the machine and almost stabilized. Now I need to figure out how I will quilt it. I didn’t get much sleep over the weekend because of … Continue reading

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July 6, 2009 · 1 Comment

13 to go

This one was on the machine. I had it almost stabilized when I noticed the pictures were pealing away from the fabric. I decided to stop and call the owner … Continue reading

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July 4, 2009

14 quilts and counting

This is the next finished quilt. It should have been done months ago. It’s a Christmas theme quilt so it got Winter type designs. There are holly leaves in these … Continue reading

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July 2, 2009

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