Oh, this turned out to be the perfect project during work on the house. Between the pounding on the roof and the dogs barking at the workers, simple sewing was all I could do. And while there are many parts, this is simple
I found this to be a very inspiring project. The following would be a great layout too.
But as mentioned in an earlier post, my inspiration was a vintage quilt owned by a Roberta Horton, who passed away this week. This quilt was featured in her book, Scrap Quilts: The Art of Making Do. Here it is:
Roberta Horton was a giant in the quilt world. Here is my take on her quilt.
I didn’t spend any time laying things out ahead of time. I just grabbed and sewed. Of course I ended up with two like pieces next to each other.
Here is my finished top. It measures 60 by 80 so it will be a good size throw.
I will take this back to Michigan to quilt on my long arm. Have a great day!