Friday, May 14, 2010


I just love this hanging. It's my family through the seasons. My granddaughter as spring, my daughter as summer, I'm autumn and my mum is winter. The photos show us as a child, a mother, a grandmother and a great grandmother.



32 comments:

  1. What a fabulous idea! Not only are each of these gorgeous, I love the fact that you have incorporated pictures of each of you through the years. Amazing and gorgeous!

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  2. What a beautiful and original idea! I specially like the way each block is different but related by design, as your matriarchal line is.

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  3. It's a very great idea and very original. They look amazing together and the colors really make it shine.

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  4. What a great way to incorporate family. Love the idea.

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  5. What a beautiful quilt and lovely idea! Thank you for sharing!

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  6. What a very interesting quilt. Love the family meaning behind it. Very inspirational.

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  7. What an original quilt. It is filled with love.

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  8. Thank you so much for sharing. What a beautiful piece of family . . .

    Regards, Sue

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  9. Very nice! Very creative way to honor your family.

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  10. Awesome quilt and such a wonderful way to show off the generations:)

    vail in tn

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  11. This is glorious - what a lovely, special keepsake!

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  12. I love the style of this and the meaning behind it!

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  13. Gorgeous! Bringing the generations of women together through cloth and thread. What a treasure!

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  14. Your quilt is beautiful. What a wonderful representation of your family.

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  15. beautiful and such a unique design
    Karen
    http://karensquilting.com/blog/

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  16. that is a wonderful and original idea---wonderful.

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  17. So pretty! I love the sentiment - thanks for sharing :)

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  18. This is a truly special quilt. Thanks for sharing!

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  19. That is just wonderful! What a clever, meaningful idea.

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  20. So glad to have found your blog, I've signed up to follow as I am inspired by your work, love the quilt in the BQF, great colours. I'm autumn too! Lis x

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  21. Great use of fabric & light. Inspirational.

    SewCalGal
    www.sewcalgal.blogspot.com

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  22. What a beautiful idea for depicting family photos.

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  23. Love this quilt. This such a nice way to show off some family pictures. The color is amazing.

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  24. what a great way to showcase your maternal family line-very creative. Hope you've labeled it with each person's name and birthdate, etc.
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