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Mosaic-Like Hearts for Christchurch

Earlier this month I told you about Evie Harris’ Hearts for Christchurch initiative and showed you the mosaic-like fabric I had created.

This is where I left off, fabric bits fused to background fabric ready for quilting:

mosaic fabric - all done

Insert missing picture of finished fabric all quilted …. oops, seems I either lost or forgot to take the photo.

From the 12″ x 17″ piece, I managed to cut out 8 hearts, and a few bookmarks:

I stitched diagonal lines in both directions, about 1/4″ to 3/16″.

I kept it simple and just wrote Canada on the back:

Off to New Zealand they go tomorrow. Check Evie’s blog to see all the fabulous hearts she’s received: Hearts for Christchurch.

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This post was published on March 27th, 2011. Post topics: Charity Quilting, My Quilting Journey. Post tags: .

8 Responses to “Mosaic-Like Hearts for Christchurch”

  1. Lisa says:

    Love your colorful hearts!

  2. Awesome hearts, Michele! What a cute but super fast and creative way to make them. Love these!

  3. Love the mosaic fabric and hearts! Great idea!

  4. Sandi says:

    Those are so cool, Michele!!! They will make someone smile for sure!

  5. Anita Westerveld says:

    Mich, those hearts look awesome, what a wonderful idea, stitched from the heart!!

  6. upstatelisa says:

    these are wonderful, Michele!

  7. Carolyn says:

    That is a beautiful idea – putting the hearts back together again.

  8. Evie says:

    I bet they are going to be even better in the flesh and I get to see them soon. They are great looking hearts. Thank you for your support.
    Hearts for Christchurch

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