Friday, July 23, 2010

Scrappy House Quilt Finish



I made this little quilt for a friend I teach with. She and her husband own a small house they are renovating that they call the Love Shack. She spends many weekends on hands and knees scraping and sanding. After a few years of weekends, it is finally coming together. It was her birthday last week but she was in Australia! So I delivered this little gem to her today. It is taking the four hour trip to the shore with them right now!
This was a fun project and I am half way through making another one for my sister-in-law. I am practicing my machine quilting (and I have a ways to go) and it is lots of fun. I was able to write the words "love shack." How fun is that!?!

I am excited to have a follower (finally!).



I am linking this to AmyLouWho's Sew and Tell and Show and Share at Just a Girl and weekend wrap up at Tatertots and Jello.

7 comments:

  1. How cute!! Did you use a paper piecing method? What a treasure for your friend! :o)
    Have a nice weekend.
    Sincerely ~ Tricia

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  2. Oh, what a great gift and so appropriate! Wonderful finish, thanks for sharing!

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  3. Your happy house makes a very happy present!

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  4. Let's make that 2 followers! I love this little "love shack!". I may borrow this idea. Very clever

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  5. Nice work! And I love that you were able to work the words into the sky, how appropriate!

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  6. Love the quilt. Its a great gift. :)

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