“Out of Africa” Quilted !

I finished the quilting and binding :

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I was able to capture some “definition” in the morning light high-lighting the “Terry Twist” quilting motif:

Three borders:
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Outer, Black and White Animal Print:
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Middle, Orange Animal Print:
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Inner, Cream Animal Print:
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Some of the Individual Kaleidoscope Blocks:

The finished quilt is about 95 inches by 98 inches. All the fabrics are 100 % cottons from the fabric collection “Out of Africa” by Tina Higgins for Quilting Treasures. The batting is Hobbs 80/20. The thread is YLI Polished Poly. The binding is applied by machine. The machine quilting is hand guided on an Innova long-arm quilting machine. The quilting design in the hexagons is Sally Terry’s simple “Terry Twist” motif.

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8 Responses to “Out of Africa” Quilted !

  1. Lillian Perry says:

    I am thrilled to see the finished quilt and to have watched the process! You must be exhausted…Thank you for sharing.

  2. Marcy says:

    Wow! Splendid!!

  3. fortquilt says:


  4. Mari Frost says:

    You are a wonder! Thanks for the inspiration.

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