As usual, I got my machine-quilting wizard friend, Judy Steward, to quilt it for me. She did her typical outstanding job! I especially love the way she quilted closely within the embroidered squares, which highlighted the bouquets of flowers and made them look almost like trupunto. She also did a beautiful quilting job in the borders.
And now, some pictures. As usual, clicking on the photos will enlarge them.
|One of the flowers. You can see the close stippling|
quilting that Judy did, and hopefully, you can see how
the flower looks very like I had used trupunto.
|Judy echo quilted around each bouquet and then, as mentioned above,|
stippled closely in the background.
|This close-up shows several of the flower bouquets and|
then the adjacent four patch blocks, each of which
used a different Alex Anderson fabric.
|One of the most charming aspects of this design is the scalloped edge on|
|Here's the quilt in its entirety.|