Tuesday, July 31, 2012

The Blue Chair

This week's photo challenge theme is "chair."

I first put Ashton's plastic adirondack chair in the shrub bed in front of the house and took a picture of it.

Then I printed the picture in sepia onto fabric that was ironed to freezer paper. The blue chair was cut out and fused to the sepia printed fabric.
I also sent the backing fabric through the printer, layered the three layers and then quilted and bound it.

Detail

Emily is here again and we are working on a charity quilt for SLM Ministeries.


The inspiration for this quilt came from Lotta Charm by Film in the Fridge.


Lily's Quilts



One Artsy Mama


16 comments:

  1. Julia, you did it again!! I always wonder what you are going to come up with next. I love it! And Emily, I love your project for SLM. You are so giving!!
    -coleensr

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  2. You are such an artistic quilter!! I love that bold blue fabric you used for the chair.

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  3. Love your Blue Chair mini quilt! And I love everything that Ashley of Film in the Fridge makes!

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  4. i'm liking that charity quilt... ;)

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  5. If I was a quilter, I would want to learn from your or one of your sisters.

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  6. Love your Blue Chair mini quilt, had to look up sepia printing. Very interesting!

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  7. That's a great technique for the sepia printing and adding a pop of blue.

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  8. That chair is amazing. It makes me want to touch it. great work!

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  9. Love the blue chair...great technique.
    Amanda

    amanda@materialgirlquilts.com

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  10. Beautiful work! I love the charity quilt. Thanks for linking up to WIP Wednesday!

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  11. Great Chair, love how you did it.

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  12. Your "chair" is amazing. So much detail.

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  13. Love how you did the chair. Amazing!!!

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  14. WOW that is awesome. So much fantastic detail. Well done! Thanks for linking up to TGIFF. :)

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  15. Love that blue chair piece. Looks cool even on the back! :) And looks like you ladies used a quilt-as-you-go approach on the charity quilt? Which is super cool, by the way!

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  16. Blue Chair is really imaginative and lovely! Charity quilt is looking good, too.

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