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Quilt idea
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DeadCarp    Posted 01-13-2003 at 03:19:30       [Reply]  [No Email]
I've seen quilts made with alll kinds of patterns, but had an idea for a group-quilt, maybe a church theme or something -- why not make one like a big crossword puzzle with huge letters? :) If one could adapt a compatible theme, i think that would be clever.

Saddlebum    Posted 01-14-2003 at 09:07:35       [Reply]  [No Email]
Those were great! Your sister could even make a "turkey" quilt to go along with the deer, using a similar pattern to the tie reminded me of a fanned turkey tail. A friend's mother here who is 4/4 bilingual Cherokee makes quilts that feature the Cherokee syllabary and seven clans, using fabric blocks and embroidery (with yarn) to make the letters, so I think your crossword puzzle idea would be cool and turn out very well.

Quilts are an amazing art expression.
SB (who can't sew a lick)

WallSal55    Posted 01-13-2003 at 10:01:46       [Reply]  [No Email]
An area church just did one in a bright country
blue and white. Each square had the country house
or country cabin in it, done in blue. Very simple looking, homey, but elegant, too.

Scott Hansen    Posted 01-13-2003 at 09:58:24       [Reply]  [Send Email]
I like the tie one.

antiquefarmwife    Posted 01-13-2003 at 12:52:50       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Nice looking quilts expecially the tie quilt. Thanks for sharing them.

Virginia Hutchens    Posted 06-09-2004 at 08:41:50       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Searching internet for pattern to make a tie quilt
Please send a pattern or advise the search'
Thank you,

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