Finished up my Quirky Quilty 365

Audrey from Quilty Folk had an idea last year that we should all sew circles, 1 per day, for 365 days.

There were many participants with a wonderful variety of interpretations on this idea.

I will say that they were all lovely and that mine was probably the weirdest, lol!   The center represents the Tree of Life from the Kabbalah ( I was reading a book on that at the time. )  All of the little circles represent the 9 months that I lasted doing it before quitting, and the bottom 3 blocks are my rendition / adaptations of a few blocks from the “Home Sweet Home” book by Barb Adams & Alma Allen.

One year I had a hollyhock that grew to over 20 feet, one block was worked on around the 4th of July… so it is nice that I finished the tying and binding on the 3rd of July in another year :)

My quirky Quilty 365 is crossed off the list of quilt tops to finish. It measures around 75 x 55.

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15 Responses to Finished up my Quirky Quilty 365

  1. Karen Beigh says:

    Quirky is good. Someone in the far future will look at your quilt and wonder what the story is behind it.

  2. Eileen says:

    Hello, I love your pretty quilt. It does feel good to have another job finished, you did great.

    Wishing you and yours a safe and happy 4th of July! Happy Tuesday, enjoy your day and the week ahead.

  3. Val Reynolds says:

    It’s finished!! Congrats. Enjoy ….I love your houses.

  4. Joyce says:

    From a “principles and elements of design” perspective, you needed the rectangular houses to provide contrast with the circular shapes!
    I like it a lot and can see you staging a game with the kids: “okay! find a green circle with a bit of yellow on it……” Keeps ’em busy and quiet while they search!

  5. BillieBee says:

    What fun!!! Love it.

  6. Yes, quirky is good. I like it! It is unique and whimsical.
    Brenda

  7. audrey says:

    It may be quirky, but that just makes it better to me! Congrats on a gorgeous, fun finish!

  8. Karen in Breezy Point says:

    I don’t think it’s weird at all! Congrats on finishing your fun and whimsical quilt!

  9. Dee says:

    I love it !!

  10. Pat in WNY says:

    A super fun finish and made special by the unique features you added.

  11. Karen says:

    it is so very original! love it and you finished it with all the originality of quilting now it doesn’t look strange in the least.

  12. Judy Miller says:

    I love it!! It is quirky, which makes it so interesting. I even see a cross in there. I can see myself, as a child, trying to find a list of “hidden objects” in that quilt.

  13. Kyle says:

    I hope your label will share the story of your “quirky” whimsical quilt.

  14. Kim says:

    Gorgeous! Your work is always outstanding and quirky is awesome.

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