An unplanned project…

I decided to sew together the leftover strips from the batik quilt. As I began to sew, I knew who should receive this quilt. It needs to be lap quilt size but I ran out of strips. I made some 16 patches but not enough. I started using the strings I had left over. This is getting more and more chaotic and it is still too small.

20130716-220955.jpg

20130716-221020.jpg

20130716-221052.jpg
I rearranged the bits a few times. I have a bit more fabric I can use. We shall see where this takes me…

About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
This entry was posted in Creativity, Scraps. Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to An unplanned project…

  1. Terri says:

    I have some beautiful batiks in blue/purple. They are in fat quarters. I would be glad to donate them to your quilt. Let me know and I’ll send them on their way!

  2. Lois says:

    What about some solid color blocks here and there??

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s