"Her patterns are quite a challenge. There are lots and lots of different threads used on it, layers and layers and took months to complete. It was my first try with serious thread painting. Now I know I can do it and will start another…"
"No, I didn't draw the picture. I found a sketch on free clip art online and used a free online poster making software to blow it up, and then I had to break it down into pieces and use my imagination from there.
Thank you for caring.…"
"adorable! photo images manipulated & rendered, eventually into poster size are such great tools for pattern making for quilts like yours here. it's also how i did this 'blanket' for my oldest grand treasure for her second…"
Tell us about yourself—as much or as little as you like.
Live in Appleton Wisconsin, love to make art quilts to sell on eBay. I am 73 yrs. old and live in a tiny apartment that is senior housing with my kitty, Molly. Would love to make new friends and learn new things. I just have this picture of myself with my son, Shawn.
How many quilts have you made?
Very few quilts but hundreds of wall hangings
Do you want to make quilts, or simply enjoy them?
I want to enjoy making art wall quilts
How long have you been a quilter?
12 yrs or so
What is your favorite quilting technique?
Applique and thread painting
Why do you quilt?
Because the Lord blessed me with talent and to praise him.
Welcome to My Quilt Place, Karen. Have fun looking around, join some groups, and if you have any problems finding your way around the site, click on the ''forum'' button along the top grey bar, and read Rogue's excellent post on navigating MQP.