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Quilt Inspiration: Las Vegas Trip

I’m constantly taking metal snapshots of everything around me and auditioning them out for quilt patterns. My family thinks I’m a little cuckoo because I tell them I see quilts everywhere I go. My parents, when they were visiting a few months ago, especially got a kick out of it and started to do it […]

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Cola - October 29, 2010 - 12:43 pm

The orange building and the rest of the buildings in your photos is all part of the new City Center. :)

Lisa - September 28, 2010 - 10:33 am

Can’t wait to see the tutorial. It looks like a great design for larger prints.

Liberty Worth - August 20, 2010 - 9:21 am

I love seeing the world through your quilting goggles!

Debbie-Esch House Quilts - August 20, 2010 - 6:04 am

I see quilts everywhere too! LOVE that building. Great contrast with the buildings around it, but I also love the red “pieces” and the rows of small square windows!

I’m not sure I’d like to work in this building – not enough windows, but it will make a wonderful quilt!

I’m really looking forward to the Project Modern challenges!

Honore - August 18, 2010 - 1:36 pm

Yes, I too see quilts everywhere in buildings, Mother Nature, color palettes, it’s a never ending delight.
I love your pictures from your trip to Las Vegas.

Jennifer - August 18, 2010 - 12:53 pm

I see quilts everywhere too. I keep a photo file on my computer of “Things That Should be Quilts”. Knitting in a casino? That makes me smile.

Jennifer :)

Emma - August 16, 2010 - 11:25 pm

You know, I’m the exact same way about seeing quilts. I recently moved to Europe, and the architecture and colors here really are quilts in the making! Exposed beam houses that are bright yellow, red-brown, and dark green shutters…the exposed beams look just like sashing!

Allie - August 16, 2010 - 8:59 pm

I also see quilts everywhere! I’m an architect, so I can relate to your inspiration. I love your designs, very graphic!

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