Anita's quilts and quilting

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

Dang, its over

The fair is over until next year.  I treat the fair as a staycation for myself before the Christmas rush happens.  Saying that sounds strange to say because I know … Continue reading

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September 3, 2017 · 5 Comments

Fair again

I solved the mystery of the ribbons.  There actually are four ribbons for four winners.  They were made by this group to be presented in the art quilt category.  I … Continue reading

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August 23, 2015

Opening day at the fair

It was opening day of the fair.  I got one ribbon.  An honorable mention on this quilt.  The one that I failed to take a picture of before I dropped … Continue reading

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August 21, 2015

Quilted hand

These are two wall hangings I started during a painting class with Hollis Chatelain a few months ago.  I finished the quilting in order to enter them into the fair. … Continue reading

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August 18, 2015 · 2 Comments

Umm, yeah

This is one of my fair entries for this year.  I did retire in order to create art so I figured I might as well get started.  Click the photo … Continue reading

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August 6, 2014 · 6 Comments

Eeewww! Stinky.

Last Monday, a week ago, I had to pick up my things from the fair.  Do you know what 30 jars of opened foods, that have been setting on a … Continue reading

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September 2, 2013 · 10 Comments

Fair ribbon 2012

I went to the Kentucky State Fair for opening day.  A lot has changed about the fair.  In the past we would be given a schedule of events book when … Continue reading

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August 18, 2012 · 4 Comments

It’s done

My fair entry is finally done.   The category is called “new quilts from old”.   This category could be old blocks never finished or old quilts remade. This is the left … Continue reading

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August 12, 2012 · 7 Comments

What’s taking so long?

I don’t know what possessed me to choose this design for my fair entry quilt?  Here’s what’s taking so long to get it finished… other than that my daughter had … Continue reading

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August 8, 2012 · 4 Comments

Fair entry quilt

This is what has kept me away from the computer the last few days.  One of two fair entries I need to have finished in two weeks.  I haven’t started … Continue reading

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July 21, 2011 · 1 Comment

Yellow orange rose – DONE!

I finally have this quilt finished except for the hanging sleeve.   As Kathi would say…. done is good. This is one of the roses I started working on a few weeks back.  Original … Continue reading

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August 10, 2010 · 6 Comments

Getting closer to done

I’m still working on my last fair entry quilt.  Of course, it’s getting quilted within an inch of it’s life.  When it’s finished it should be able to stand up … Continue reading

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August 10, 2010 · 2 Comments

This one won a ribbon! Congratulations Sheila. This quilt (at least I think it’s this one) won second place in the Southern Comforts Quilt Show in South Carolina. The reason … Continue reading

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May 29, 2009

This quilt was like the energizer bunny…. it just kept going and going and going…. I finally had to just say enough is good enough and get it into the … Continue reading

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April 21, 2009 · 10 Comments

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