Category Archives: Books and Botanicals

Books and Botanicals 11

This series of designs was started as a challenge to myself, to design a large quilt with some of the blocks looking like pages of a botanica, with art work depicting plants, along with details of the leaves, flowers and … Continue reading

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Books and Botanicals 9, 10

One of my very slow moving virtual projects! The idea started before I had a computer, let alone a program to help me draw quilts, and still has a way to go before I reach the ultimate goal. Each time … Continue reading

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Books and Botanicals

Remember way back when I showed progress on this series? (How embarassment! It has been a long time!) I hadn’t forgotten this design project, but other things have distracted me during a disjointed year, but even without touching the project … Continue reading

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Books and Botanicals 6

In Part 1 I simply coloured the books and put them on shelves. In Part 2 I used the books in the borders, leaving the centre plain, to be filled with some wonderful quilting perhaps. In Part 3 I added … Continue reading

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Books and Botanicals 5

The design project file for Books and Botanicals has been ignored for a while, but an hour or two a couple of days ago has seen some progress made. Here are the previous parts of the design story. In Part … Continue reading

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Books and Botanicals 4

In Part 1 I simply coloured the books and put them on shelves. In Part 2 I used the books in the borders, leaving the centre plain, to be filled with some wonderful quilting perhaps. In Part 3 I added … Continue reading

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Books and Botanicals Part 3

In Part 1 I simply coloured the books and put them on shelves. In Part 2 I used the books in the borders, leaving the centre plain, to be filled with some wonderful quilting perhaps. Now I want to do … Continue reading

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Books and Botanicals Pt 2

The book blocks are going to be the feature of the border of this quilt, something like this …… Mmm ….. not quite what I had in mind,as the books standing upright are going to fall over without some support! … Continue reading

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Books and Botanicals Part 1

I have started a new project file in Electric Quilt 7 with the name of Books and Botanicals. The book blocks are shown above …. these are blocks I drew up in EQ5 and EQ6 for some previous projects …. … Continue reading

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