Special Occasion Quilts LLC

Custom Quilts that Show Your Love

Home
About the Artist
Contact Us
Classes and Lectures
Custom Quilt Types
Longarm Purchase - APQS
Pricing - Custom Quilts
Pricing - Machine Quilting
Custom Quilt Gallery
Machine Quilting Gallery
Quilt Care
FAQ
Site Map
Virmetta's Quilt
 
VIrmetta was someone in my church that had a very hard life.  One day when I was watching her kneel at the altar rail, I heard a voice in my head saying, "make Virmetta a quilt".  This was not something I particularly wanted to do, but the voice persisted.  The next day I was looking at a quilting magazine, and the thought hit me that this was the perfect quilt for Virmetta.  I finally listened and made this quilt, and she loved it. 

 
I stipple-quilted all over the quilt, with flowers and leaves interspersed.
 
 
I machine-appliqued the flowers and leaves with metallic thread.