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Winter Time - What to do when you can't garden: Quilt(Bea)

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Post  sanderson on 11/8/2014, 9:19 pm

I'm posting these photos of QuiltBea's winter handiwork that she emailed me.  When her garden goes to sleep under the snow, QB stays busy until spring with quilting.  If it can be quilted, she makes it!

The little gift bags are 6, 5 and 4" tall:

Table runner:
Placemats:
Quilt blanket:
QuiltBea, Thank you for sharing.

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Post  Turan on 11/8/2014, 9:26 pm

Those are lovely.

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Re: Winter Time - What to do when you can't garden: Quilt(Bea)

Post  Marc Iverson on 11/9/2014, 8:08 am

Nice! I have a neighbor who's really into that too. She takes part in a quilting club and they enjoy quilting and chatting up a storm. She made us a great doggy-themed quilt. Great hobby.

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Re: Winter Time - What to do when you can't garden: Quilt(Bea)

Post  walshevak on 11/10/2014, 12:20 am

What do I do.  I try to get to a warmer climate.   darn funny darn funny

and if I'm lucky a chance to do some more gardening.

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Re: Winter Time - What to do when you can't garden: Quilt(Bea)

Post  jimmy cee on 11/10/2014, 7:43 am

The same thing I did when I couldn't fish, I thought about fishing
When I cannot garden, I think about it all the time.
Retired, nothing else to do....

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Re: Winter Time - What to do when you can't garden: Quilt(Bea)

Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 11/10/2014, 3:16 pm

Lovely quilts, Quiltbea!  I don't have the patience to invest the time to make quilts so I design quilting fabric instead, LOL!  Here's one of my collections: http://www.inthebeginningfabrics.com/cgi-server/itb/displayfab.cgi?product=rnnclsflral

And here's a quilt designed with them: http://www.inthebeginningfabrics.com/cgi-server/itb/displayfab.cgi?product=rnnclsflral

Other than that, I'm blessed to be able to garden year around though it slows down during the winter.  It's my exercise program - gather poo, chop stuff, make compost, spread compost, plant stuff, harvest, rinse and repeat, LOL!

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Post  AtlantaMarie on 11/11/2014, 4:53 pm

Those are beautiful, Quiltbea! 

I read, plan my next garden, study other things that interest me, woodworking in the (heated) garage...

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Post  Dunkinjean on 11/12/2014, 8:03 pm

QuiltBea,
 You are truly talented.....love all your quilting!

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Re: Winter Time - What to do when you can't garden: Quilt(Bea)

Post  llama momma on 11/13/2014, 7:30 am

Wow, Such Beautiful Work, QuiltBea ! Colorful, cheerful, and artistic.  Very Happy

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