Window Boxes

It’s snowing today – and snowing and snowing.  12 inches so far and its not supposed to stop until tomorrow.  We could accumulate several more inches.  The snow is wonderful for all the skiers, it’s not so good to try to get to the grocery store!

SnowThe snow is even accumulating on the fence which is waiting for the peas this spring.

How better to stay warm and  think of spring than to do some more quilting.  This was just finished, labeled and hung!

windowboxes1The flowers are from the book “A Celtic Garden” by Philomena Durcan.  The flowers are done is colorful batiks.   They are mounted on a print fabric that has architectural motif.

windowboxes2The solid box outline is hand quilted with King Tut variegated thread with turquoise, creams and browns.


Size: 40×64

Finished: 2013

machine pieced, hand appliqued, hand quilted,

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Filed under applique, batiks, hand applique, hand quilting, inspired by other design, photography, quilting, quilts from purchased patterns, wall quilt

One response to “Window Boxes

  1. Wow – very pretty – a happy quilt to take you through the winter. I wish it was snowing in Chicagoland. Send some to me, please.

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