Grand son graduated high school as an avid Lacrosse player. As such I decided to make him a sports quilt using action pictures and t-shirts of teams for which he played during his high school career. These were obtained from his parents without his knowledge.
The idea for quilt was fairly complicated and required me to sketch it out. I knew what I wanted to show and how I wanted it arranged. Having done a rough sketch, I proceeded to draw it to scale to see how it actually would work and what was needed to fill in extra spaces and to cut and make blocks and fill ins.
Center was his graduation pic and a five pointed star with his action pics was the theme. T-shitrs made up the outside rows along with extra blocks. Materials included Lacrosse for borders, field marker, and sky...Read More