Thursday, June 28, 2012

Prism Burst - Finished!

Ok, the last days I have been sewing pedal-to-the-medal
and I just finished the binding on my "Prism Burst",
following the Patchwork Prism quilt along.
And I just love it!
All of it!
The colors & fabrics,
my quilting
and the overall quilt!

Wow, what a great pattern -
finally I found the courage to use
a whole lot of my favorite fabrics.
They were just waiting for this perfect pattern -
thank you Anna Maria Horner!
And what a great idea of quilt along
or I would have never started it:

So, please come and meet 
my Prism Burst in its full glory:

Backing view with "Paper Fan"
and binding "Roman Glass" fabric:

I only have earlier indoor pictures 
where you can see the quilting lines:

And a sketch that shows it much better - 
and ultimately named my quilt 
Prism Burst:


Some 'process' pictures taken along the way:
marking with skinny Painter's Tape

And my wrestle with a 6 inch throat machine:
Not for the faint of heart,
But I persevered and 
I love everything about this quilt - 
especially that is has not become a UFO,
but a finished quilt!
All mine!

Prism Burst Stats:
Size: 
70 x 76 inches
Fabrics:
Kaffe Fasset
Marylebone
Anna Maria Horner
Tula Pink
Thread: 
Eggplant ( Connecting Thread Cotton) 
and C&C Pink for the bobbin

Even better:
I made it just in time 
to join the link-up party
by Sweet Diesel Design!
Please just click and 
check out all the other
 beautiful submissions!

Thanks so much for stopping by,
Barb


6 comments:

  1. Well done and a beautiful quilt that will give you pleasure each time you look at it. Remembering the process is part of the charm. Congrats!!

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  2. It's fabulous. Bright and happy. Congratulations.

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  3. Beautiful Barb. It's my favorite example of AMH's pattern :-)

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  4. LOoks amazing I love the colors, great choice on fabrics.
    congrats on finishing and quilting it yourself!
    Kathie

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  5. That is gorgeous and I love everything about it! I think the fabrics are so happy and lovely.

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