Hello, I thought I would show you my selvage quilt that I quickely quilted to use as a class sample for a class I’m teaching. Here are the pics:
The center of the quilt is above. As you can see, this picture shows a very simple selvage quilt.
You can see the quilting just a bit better…
The picture, above, shows you my freeform quilted border, meaning I just quilted it freeform style to give the border texure.
Here is the top of the quilt with more freeform freehand quilting:
Funny how the mottled black fabric looks light in some lighting and darker in others. Anyway, for all you selvage fans, I am almost done piecing aother selvage quilt, this time a red zinger from the Queen of Selvages herself, Karen Griska! She has a free tutorial on her blog and of course, I recommend her book on selvage quilting. More info is found on her fun blog.
Update: Here is my red zinger in progress with 2 different settings:
And here is another block arrangement:
I am making this to be a class sample. I am now auditioning borders and I am feeling in a polka dot mood. I am posting two alternatives, which one works the best do you think?
Rex Watch Update: For those of you wondering, there is no new info on Rex, he is still missing. For more information, see this post.