Thursday, July 28, 2011

Quilt Show at Crawford’s Farm..Part 3!

So we have visited two pastures…onto the third, fourth and fifth!!  Hope you are wearing good walking shoes?  I don’t think that I have ever been to a Quilt Show where I saw lovely quilts and got a work out too!  Got to love that!

So let’s start with this great stash buster~

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This is a PERFECT West Coast quilt…

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I loved this quilt…STUNNING!


A close up of the kaleidoscope blocks….


Mesh ribbon was hand stitched on top of this quilt…reminded me of outer space..

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There must have been a Stack and Whack class…that I missed out on!  There were several of these and they were all lovely!


One of my favourites was this diamond quilt…made from drapery/upholster fabric!!  The colours were wonderful!

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A gorgeous quilt..hand appliquéd by my friend Carol..


Sometimes it’s the simple quilts, like this four patch, that are the most visually pleasing…and are the quilts that you would like to snuggle under…

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I have this pattern…somewhere…and have never seen it done in this type of colour way.


I loved this little Partridge in a Pear Tree Wall hanging…


Do you recognize this sweet little quilt…A Tisket A Tasket…a free BOM from Bunny Hills Blog!  It is stunning made up!!



And here is Wagg Vill…made by my friend Delores!  Sweet, is it not!!


Another Free BOM from Pat Sloan’s Blog!!  Gorgeous made up!! P1140799 P1140800    P1140804 P1140805  P1140807 P1140808 P1140809 P1140811 P1140812 P1140813

There were tons more quilts but I don’t want you or my computer to explode!!  :o)  I’m so glad you got to see a sampling of the quilts from our little Cowichan Valley!  Hope your dogs aren’t barking too loudly??

Have a Thrilling Thursday and Happy Quilting!~P


  1. Paulette - did you think that was mesh on that quilt?? We thought it was more of a dense stippling/thread painting technique.... did you know it was done by the same quilter who did ALL the animal quilts. Apparently she is very artistic and is a local dentist. One of the organizers was telling me then tapped her front teeth and said "aren't these artistic"!!!!

  2. Thanks, I've really enjoyed the pictures. Feel free to post any more that you may have. Who doesn't like looking a beautiful quilts?

  3. I just LOVE outdoor quilt shows!!! Thanks for taking me there (sans ferry line ups!).

  4. Enjoyed seeing the quilt show with you, so many beautiful pieces and designs.

  5. Beautiful quilts!! Thanks for sharing. :)

    God bless and keep you,

  6. Girl, you can post as many of these as you want, lol! I LOVE that diamond quilt, that is amazing. I never would have thought of using drapery fabrics.

  7. My feet are aching and my eyes are on overload, and I'm loving each and every quilt you're showing, thank you.

    Now where are we meeting up for the next show?

  8. Thanks for the quilt show. So many beautiful quilts on show.

  9. Great show, and so many new quilts on my virtual to do -list.

  10. Wow, so many BEAUTIFUL quilts.

  11. Maravilhosos quilts!!!