What I Did On My Summer Vacation

I thought I’d give you a peek at how I am spending my vacation.

What does a doll maker do for fun?  If the doll maker is me, the answer is quilt!

What does a doll maker do for fun? If the doll maker is me, the answer is quilt!

My friend Jan very generously asked me and my sister if we'd like to come quilt on her fantastice and amazing long arm quilting machine.  Naturally we jumped at the chance!

My friend Jan very generously asked me and my sister if we’d like to come quilt on her fantastic and amazing long arm quilting machine. Naturally we jumped at the chance!

I quilted a vintage c.1960's log cabin quilt top that I have had waiting in my attic for several years.  Jan suggested a free form daisy quilting pattern, which was just perfect for the 60's :)

I quilted a vintage c.1960’s log cabin quilt top that I have had waiting in my attic for several years. Jan suggested a free form daisy quilting pattern, which was just perfect for the 60’s 🙂

This is my sister Marisa quilting a 1930's themed block exchange quilt.  A group of us made and exchanged 1930's blocks a few years ago.

This is my sister Marisa quilting a 1930’s themed block exchange quilt. A group of us made and exchanged 1930’s blocks a few years ago.

repro 1930's blocks

Here is what our quilts looked like at the end of the day.  Mine is all done and my sister's just needs to be bound!

Here is what our quilts looked like at the end of the day. Mine is all done and my sister’s just needs to be bound!

Ahhh!  Just perfect for nap time!

Ahhh! Just perfect for nap time!

~ by paulawalton on September 9, 2013.

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