Wednesday, September 8, 2010

okay, here it is... a final (so far) count

i can no longer ignore the many requests i have had for a total quilt count.  though i have to say, i was a bit daunted, i was also a little curious myself.  how many quilts HAVE i actually devoted myself to making in just a year and a half?  well...let me just preface this announcement with the fact that once i decide to learn something new, i throw myself into the practice of perfecting my art.  and this is why i say this is a final (so far) count.  because i am in no way a master at this craft; and, thus...must continue to practice, practice, practice...
what are you seeing here?  50...yes, fifty, FIVE-OHHH! quilts stacked up in my hall.  but, i must confess that i have given eight away so far.  so that makes...58, i suppose.  not so bad, huh?

besides a little help from my mom while she was here; i also ask aeva to help me hand sew the binding on all of my creations.  here she is..."helping" me...


well, even if she doesn't have opposable thumbs to pull a needle and thread...she at least keeps me warm and does quality control as she lays under the quilt.


5 comments:

  1. So are any of these coming to Art and Espresso? Seems like the perfect time to make way for more, eh hm, practice quilts. :)

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  2. I knew you hadn't shown us every quilt!!!! You are well on your way to perfecting it. Just don't loose interest when you're perfect! Very awesome Deana. Thanks for indulging us!

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  3. Oh. My. Goodness. That is a lot of quilts. A lot of very lovely quilts. You should put up a counter on the side bar, with an always-up-to-date quilt count. :)

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  4. WOWWWWWWWWWWWW,50/8 quilts!!!! You have definitely perfected the art of quilting ;) They are all BEAUTIFUL.

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  5. just now getting to this post! Holy cow! i had no idea it was that many! They are all so fabulous too:) Miss you around here!

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