Friday, February 11, 2011

Cooking with Moda Bake Shop

 Guess what I've been working on? My first Moda Bake Shop project - and it's up today!

I used the new Chrysalis collection by Sanae.  (Remember this pile?) Some great prints.  I love Sanae. If you've been around a while, you already know my Arcadia love.

This is kind of a BIG quilt. About 84" x 84" - but it comes together really quickly for a bigger project.
The fabulous quilting on this quilt was done by my friend and co-worker at American Quilting in Orem, Utah, Becky Heslop. She did an AMAZING job. Thanks again Becky!  If you're local, the quilt is hanging at AQ right now.  And a limited number of kits will be available at American Quilting soon.
Head over to Moda Bake Shop to see the tutorial.  I would love to get your thoughts, feelings, vehement opinions, violent reactions, whatever you've got for me.

39 comments:

Jackie said...

Fabulous quilt!! Off to MBS!

Jamie in Louisiana said...

Soooooo Cute! Love it and I love BIG quilts. So happy to be back to back with you at the Shop!

missavene said...

Awesome project, nice and big, beautiful, and so doable to assemble. You are great, love your blog! Thanks for the fabulous tutorial!

notes of sincerity said...

Good Morning Amy. :o)
What a great tutorial!!
And your quilt is just gorgeous.
For a new quilter, I have never sewn half squares on the corners, so your tutorial was great to see!! :o)
Have a great day!
Sincerely, Trish

Leslie said...

this is beautiful!!! i am off to go check it out on the bakeshop sight!

Tanyia said...

Wow, this is just gorgeous!

Sarah Craig said...

This is a very striking quilt! I love the fact that it's big, but looks like it will work up very quickly. Thanks for sharing - I'm off to MBS!!

Bonnie said...

I absolutely love this quilt! Its perfect to showcase those larger pieces of beautiful fabric. The quilting is also amazing!

CityHouseStudio said...

This is beautiful! I love lattice quilts.
Michelle

Cindy said...

Really pretty!

ktquilts said...

Love it!!! Congratulations!!

Laura said...

What a gorgeous quilt!

Amber said...

I want to make my youngest son a quilt using charm squares set on point, so I'll definately be refering to this tutorial. It's beautiful. Great job!

Trisha said...

I love that design! I am slooow-ly working towards a quilt of baby clothes and this would be a nice way to showcase the blocks--and to not have to make too many. I appreciate all of the tips and tutorials.

Laura said...

My violent opinion is that I wish I was still your neighbor so that you could be my personal quilting guru. But alas . . . I'll have to settle for admiring through cyberspace. And congrats on the MBS slot! You're so worthy!

MollyP said...

Saw the MBS post before I got to your blog post today. Love it!! Already printed it. The solid you chose makes all the colors of the line pop. I just received some Chrysalis in the mail. This line is fabulous and I will definitely be ordering more. Keep up the good work!

Katie B. said...

Oh, it's fantastic! I was hoping Chrysalis might have the same feel as Arcadia, and it does! I'm off to check out your tutorial!

B. said...

Amy it's great. Congrats. And I share your Arcadia love so the coloring is perfect!

~Laurie~ said...

Congratulations!! The quilt is so pretty - ANOTHER bookmarked MBS page for me to work on someday!

Amy at Ameroonie Designs said...

This quilt is gorgeous! I love the design- it shows off the fabric beautifully! Congratulations on your MBS project!
xoxo,
Amy

bethanndodd said...

Well, I LOVE it!!! I already have a Chrysalis layer cake, looks like this could be the perfect recipe for me :) Just need a charm pack to get started!

CJ said...

LOOKS GREAT! I love that it is a big quilt. I love Sanae and Arcadia too. I plan to love this new line just as much.

Live a Colorful Life said...

This is a great quilt. And I LOVE Chrysalis--especially the orange. Congrats on being a "baker."

Jansie said...

I absolutely love it. Great job!! I really love the back part too.

Crafty Girls Workshop said...

That's awesome! I just ordered the charm packs and jelly rolls of Chrysalis, unfortunately, not layer cakes though. But I DO have Stone in stock! Yipee! Glad to see I have something that goes with it so beautifully.

Aunt Spicy said...

Its about time they had you do a pattern! Love the back!

Katy said...

Very nice! Congratulations!

Nicole said...

Love the quilt, and congrats on being a MODA chef. I need to find me a good quilter, it makes all the difference.

Mary said...

Wow, I absolutely love this! Hopping over now to check out the recipe . . .

Amelia said...

Congratulations Amy, it's gorgeous!

Tasha said...

Love love love. It turned out beautifully. How fun to be part of Moda Bake Shop. Love their blog too :) You should be there!

Peggy said...

Love the colors! :)

girlsmama said...

I am so proud of you! I saw this quilt up at the shop this last Saturday and was admiring it!

Mary on Lake Pulaski said...

It's gorgeous Amy! That is the perfect fabric for it - wish I had enough Arcadia to make it!!

Meg said...

Looks beautiful!!

Nanette Merrill and daughters said...

Love love love your quilt. The gray is perfect.

vanessa said...

LOVE! so happy to see you there! it's about time!

noga quilts said...

What a beautiful quilt! The color scheme and use of fabric is really great, and the overall effect is amazing!

brenda said...

hi amy ..i am a fairly new quilter ..i joined a quilting class in alabama ...i am originally from upstate new york..i hope i am not out of place asking my question..but i am trying to find a pattern for a quilt i am making for my grandson who is 23 what i have done so far is put a picture in the middle of a larger block but i want to put something around it and make a nice pattern...this is for a keepsake...i am going through health issues and want to make this for him...he treasures things like this....i would appreciate the help...if anyone has a pattern that sounds nice ..brenda
please email me at brendafrank@bellsouth.net
again this is my first time on this sight and i hope i am not out of place with my question.