Have you got an E.R. quilt that needs some help? Here’s a great insight from gailwood as well as a gorgeous story of the quilt.
What’s your ER story?
I am brave when it comes to quilting the tops of quilts. For someone who doodles a lot, I should be braver and more willing to experiment. I’m too critical. I had this project a long time before I tackled it. There is a story attached.
Many years ago, I bought a kit of squares to embroider. They were in a pretty gray-blue, one of my favorite shades of blue and they made a lovely shape. I started it and quickly became bored with it. I offered the quilt squares to my grandmother, thinking she’d give them to one of her friends. I forgot all about it.
About ten years ago, I learned to quilt. It was slow going and I was discouraged but continued to try. I got a bit better. Then my mother handed me a package of batting and a quilt top. It was those squares. My…
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