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  • | Laurel Sons

    Beautiful Applique

    When this quilt was brought to me to be quilted, I was excited to have the opportunity to work on it. These beautiful Antique Peonies are appliqued to a white block and set on point. The creator of this quilt did a fantastic job with the placement of so many pieces in each block. It couldn't ha... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Peace

    Wow! The end of another hectic week. Things are a little crazy at school right now and I often feel like all I do is run from one place to another.  I love working with my class but sometimes the politics of the place is a little too much for me. I find peace in my quilting.  Any and all aspects... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Filling

    I not only love quilts  and quilting------I also love studying the history of quilts and quilting.  We often think only about the fabric used in quilting.  We all know that quilts used to be made out of the "good parts" of worn out clothing.  Now we buy fabric for our quilts and work out a color... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Royal Treatment

    I love having a reason (excuse) to go fabric shopping.  I also love being given some artistic freedom in my work.  A long-time friend and co-worker asked me to make a quilt for her daughter's birthday.  She gave me minimal requirements and left the rest up to me!  The quilt needs to be queen siz... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    All Batiks

    I had a great time working on this quilt.  The entire quilt is made from Batik prints. The combination of squares and curves has a nice effect and seems to add motion to the quilt. The variety of prints and colors make this quilt come to life. Although each block is turned in a different direc... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Area, Perimeter and Quilts

    I see quilt patterns everywhere I go.  I have mentioned before that I see block patterns in tile, flower beds, wallpaper, sidewalks, books on a shelf etc.  You can imagine my delight when my students start seeing quilts in things. We were working hard in math class today measuring perimeter and ... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Scrapbook Quilting

    I envy people who always have their camera ready.  The people who catch those great shots at every party, picnic, play, walk in the park and BBQ!  I am trying to get better with my own photography.  I usually, after the fact, think, "that would have been a great picture".  Of course by then it's... View Post
  • | Laurel Sons

    Happy Easter!

    Happy Easter.  I have had a fantastic week.  A bit hectic, and I feel like I neglected my quilting a little bit, but I was still in school this week while my daughter and grandson were visiting.  I loved coming home from work and having them here.  My grandson and I would play or work on a littl... View Post

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