Hello Everyone, this is Maker Mouse here. It took me awhile to appear since I had to finish a quilt for a friend. Blogging is new to me, so bear with me as I grow and learn the proper ways to blog. As we continue to build this blog, you will come to see why I am called “maker mouse”. I am obsessed with all crafts. I’ve threatened the Mister to bring in a kiln, but he knows it is just an
Anyway, more information about the quilt I was making. This friend was originally from New Mexico and she loves it there. For her 25th wedding anniversary, she decided she wanted to commemorate their anniversary with a New Mexico themed quilt.
She told me the only requirements on the quilt were the lizard, turtle, bear and kokopelli on it, everything else, I have free range. After several months of pondering and becoming best friend with my seam ripper, I came up with this. I did not want too much of the Native American motif, thus, I went with the Southwest colors.
Here are the stats for this quilt:
Fabric: Artgallery Wanderer by April Rhodes
Various blenders and solids
Size: Aprrox. 90″ x 100″
Quilting: Free motion stippling