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My very first Quilt

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Quilting Quickly: Patterns, Techniques & Tips taught by Jenny Doan

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Category Quilting
Type Quilt
Style Whimsical
OldDgNwTricks on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Cotton fabric- vintage travel, cloud, hot air balloon and commercial airline themed- Satin for insert interest- Yarn for ties

OldDgNwTricks on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? It's my first quilt and it is for my pre-teen grandson who is interested in becoming a commercial pilot

OldDgNwTricks on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Have fun with the project. I stressed because I started out with 9 square cuts and I think that was aggressive for my first quilt. I adapted by making a large center block and mixed in squares and strips and pieced in the 9 square sections. I made two airplanes and pieced them in the center section.

OldDgNwTricks on craftsy.com

Great job

05/30/2014 Flag

Thank you :-)

06/03/2014 Flag

Well done. Looks great :-)

06/13/2014 Flag

Excellent , I love the quilt

03/19/2015 Flag