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Quilt show part 2

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Are you ready for more? Do you have your ice cream? Alright, let’s go.
This little table runner and the apple quilt below were made by another co-worker, Sharon.
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I love this apple quilt! I’ve seen this pattern in all red apples before but I love how Sharon threw in a few Granny Smiths and Golden Delicious apples too. (Sharon has a great eye for color.) I think the added colors totally make the quilt. And it makes me hungry.

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Is your mind blown?
Have you ever seen an Oh My Gosh quilt before? Those little 9-patch blocks are teeny-tiny.
This quilt was also made by Marilyn Yerkes. It is a work of art. And some serious labor. And I am so stupid I only got this close-up and never got a picture of the whole thing. Absolutely amazing, I tell you.
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Here is a close-up of this little sampler quilt made with April Cornell’s Poetry line. The blocks were all beautifully pieced. I am embarrassed that I didn’t get the name of the maker on this quilt (or on most of them. I hate for these women not to get the recognition they deserve.)

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Once again, check out the tiny pieces in these blocks. Beautifully pieced.
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Another cute quilt from our favorite Robots fabric.
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This gem was made by Mindy Johnston (Amy McClellan’s daughter) out of reproduction prints. I love how the blocks are all the same pattern, but all look different because of the variety of colors used and where the fabric is placed.

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This fan quilt is an antique. Great prints, as always, in those old quilts.
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Check out this whimsical Christmas quilt. Great fabrics in new quilts too!
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And the ice cream sundaes were great too.
(Recognize the turquoise sandals?)
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If you want to see more pictures, you can check Amy McClellan’s new American Quilting Blog!

Thanks for stopping by. I wish we could have done it together in person. Next year I promise to give more notice so you can all make arrangements to come.

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14 Comments

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    Kim
    September 1, 2009 at 7:01 am

    What great pictures you've taken. I loved the quilts too! The OMIGOSH one is spectacular and the Christmas Elves is so fun and happy! What a great quilt show. I'm so sorry I missed it!

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    nicolette
    September 1, 2009 at 7:39 am

    OMG, so much inspiration! Thanks for sharing!

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    Trisha
    September 1, 2009 at 7:40 am

    Thanks for sharing more pictures. That one quilt with the tiny nine patches is incredible. I am glad you pointed out that one quilt with the same blocks but different color placement. I didn't even realize they were the same block until you said something. Cool!

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    jodi @ Pleasant Home
    September 1, 2009 at 7:47 am

    Awesome field trip! LOVE every single photo. And the quilts are all to die for. I haven't been able to quilt at all. So much blogging going on around here! LOL. I'm itch'n to quilt now!

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    Nedra
    September 1, 2009 at 8:18 am

    What a great show. I loved them all. I have the pattern for OMG and have seen Kims start. Looks like soooooo much work!

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    The Calico Cat
    September 1, 2009 at 9:07 am

    Love that 9-patch quilt…<br /><br />Yet another way for me to think about using my rockets.

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    SewCalGal
    September 1, 2009 at 9:22 am

    Thanks for sharing. Looks like a fun time. Delightful quilts.<br /><br />SewCalGal<br />www.sewcalgal.blogspot.com

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    Sherri
    September 1, 2009 at 11:30 am

    So many wonderful quilts! Thanks for taking the time to share them!

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    Dawn
    September 1, 2009 at 11:51 am

    Wow! So many great quilts. The amount of detail is amazing like the dinner quilt.

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    Amy - Park City Girl
    September 1, 2009 at 1:44 pm

    Thanks for sharing!! Love the apples – so fun!

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    Molly
    September 1, 2009 at 9:09 pm

    That apple quilt has been on my list for several years. Seeing that one has remotivated me to get it done!

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    Di~
    September 2, 2009 at 9:28 am

    The quilt show looks like a wonderful event. I kept wondering &quot;where is this&quot;? then I saw Amy M. house, I met her in her shop this summer when I attended the quilt shop hop in Utah. My daughter has made Amy&#39;s cute Christmas Stockings.I love her quilt shop. Glad I found your blog.

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    Nanette Merrill and daughters
    September 3, 2009 at 3:46 pm

    Of course the fan is my all time favorite. I can&#39;t pass up the vintage.

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    Aimee
    September 4, 2009 at 5:28 am

    Thank you for sharing! And the Christmas Elves are too cute. What an awesome quilt!! They are all awesome, but I&#39;m a Christmas freak, so it gets the most love. ๐Ÿ™‚

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