Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Show and Tell

Someone has been playing with hexies! 

Bee blocks

Kim --- Bee coordinator & her latest (below)

Kim's Latest

Kelly, our Glorious Organizer, organized an Oldest/Newest show and tell. It was an interesting show and tell.

Lynda shared a new quilt, Sidelights pattern

Linda's oldest front

Lynda's oldest front and back

Linda's oldest back

Nelda's latest and oldest

Nelda brought a quilt she made in the 1990s

Kathleen's Oldest and latest

Kathleen -- Newest in Gold & oldest made in 2005 when she started quilting (greens & purples)

Jessica's latest 3

Jessica's latest

Jessica's latest 2

Jessica brought a quilt from 1995 or so that she started hand quilting; after about 3 1/2 blocks, she decided to finish it by tying it; she also shared a St. Louis 15 or 19 patch; Mardi Gras; and a jelly roll race.  

Jessica's oldest

Ann's latest

Anne's -- latest & oldest

Ann's oldest

Sheila's latest

Sheila -- her latest

Sheila's latest 2

Sheila has been quilting forever; she shared a hand quilted project from the 1980s (below); she has a blog “license to quilt,” where you can find a free pattern for a table runner

Sheila's oldest

Deanna's oldest!!

Deanna's latest 2

Deanna shared a potholder she made in high school (bright green above); she had no sewing experience at that time; she also shared a new disappearing 9-patch (below), her “Simon” quilt (yellow & black)

Deanna's latest

Jenny's oldest

Jenny's oldest detail

Jenny brought in a Dresden plate quilt made with scraps from her mother; it was quilted by hand and took years; her modern project was from an online blog (A Bee in my Bonnet) that posted directions for rows every two weeks

Jenny's latest front

The back...adorable bee!

Jenny's latest back

Karen's latest

Karen -- Newest and Oldest

Karen's oldest

Nancy's Latest

Nancy -- Newest and Oldest

Nancy's oldest 

Virginia's latest

Virginia has been quilting for four years, she shared her first quilt (above) and a new project using pastels, which was something new for her as she usually chooses bright colors

Virginia's oldest

Wanda's latest

Wanda shared her “Honeymoon” quilt which is a wedding gift, and her quilt using “little black dress” fabrics plus other fabrics from her stash.

The gorgeous quilting shows up on the back. 

Wanda's latest back

Kelly's oldest

Kelly -- oldest

Kelly shared her first quilt she made in high school that she hand quilted

Kelly-- latest (above & below)

Phyllis' latest

Phyllis shared the quilt she made in our 2012 bee -- bee-utiful!

Whew, that is a lot of creativity ladies!  Well done!