"Cherish yesterday, dream of tomorrow, live today."
Quilts are a usable form of art passed from generation to generation, telling stories about the families and
people they touch. Consider having a quilt made from special
fabrics imprinted with the energy and love of their wearer/surroundings, and
something timeless while adding something new and beautiful to
the world and to the lives of those the quilt will touch for generations to
Though quilts have been
grouped to help visitors envision possible uses,
any quilt or design can be
customized to meet your special needs or occasion.
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Oma's Crazy Quilt - 40x40 Patchwork with
Designed as a surprise gift for her mother’s 60th birthday, this
client gathered pieces of fabric from every family member, as well as
handprint tracings and signatures. All of these very personal items were
brought together into an exquisite quilt infused with the love and energy of
an entire family.
This Too Shall Pass - 108x106 Patchwork
Traversed by a quilted ‘breeze’ passing over multicolored windmills,
this quilt brings together fabrics gathered over years of friendship,
incorporating everything from hospital scrubs to pillowcases, workout
tights to team uniforms. It was created for a dear friend’s marriage,
and represents the fact that the winds of change will blow, but as with all things, we can be confident that “This Too
Laura's Little Leaves - 32x32
Designed as a color-study of sorts for a client who is also an artist, this
wall quilt represents spring leaves swirling through a lightening dawn sky.
Hand-painting and hand-dying techniques were used to enhance fabrics from a
variety of sources.
Mama II's - 40x40 Detail
In celebration of Grandma
“Mama II’s” lifetime of love, this little nine block wallquilt incorporates
machine-embroidered names of eight great-grandchildren and hand-embroidered
elements from handkerchiefs, napkins, towels, garments, pillows and
upholstery. A handprint and signature in the center block are in loving
remembrance of “Mama II”, herself.
Kansas Legacy in Denim - 39x74 Landscape Quilt
with Hand-painted Fabrics
Carrying memories of
windmills and rolling Kansas wheat fields, this quilt is made entirely
of jeans and overalls.
multi-hued farm denims from great-grandfather, grandfather, father and
son, come together in this breathtaking Landscape panel, rigged
with a custom 'hanging sleeve' made from original suspender
LeJeune's 2000 - 34x34 HandPrint Quilt
with Hand-dyed Fabrics
Quilted handprints and signatures of each family member on custom-made
‘fantasy fabrics’ capture the essence of the LeJeune family in a special
way. The hand-painted heart motif helps to visually join the individual
quilt blocks into a strong and unified family whole.
Komitor's Mediterranean Tiles- 60x80
Patchwork & Appliqué with Hand-dyed Fabrics
the exact fabric colors appreciated by a client weren’t available, Legacy
Quilts hand-painted and hand-dyed pieces to match her expectations.
Traditional patchwork and appliqué techniques combine to create this
stunning piece from a wide variety of fabrics.
Big Blues I - 70x80 Patchwork
This quilt has big, bold blocks reminiscent of old-time patterns, while
utilizing special shirts and other fabrics belonging to four generations
of family members.
Ken's Marathon Ts - T-Shirt Quilt Detail
Representing just a smattering of the many marathons and races he’s run over
an active lifetime, this quilt is a fond reminder of running club memories
for Ken and his family.