July 4, 2015

At the recent Seven Sisters Quilt Show in San Luis Obispo, California, I was met with a delightful surprise!

The board members of the Central Coast Quilters have been busy!! Close to a year ago, they contacted me to ask permission to use the designs from Teapots to Appliqué for a fundraiser opportunity quilt for their guild. I told them I would be delighted.

As it happened, the quilt was hung directly next to my booth! All weekend long I was treated to the admiring comments of passersby and those who bought tickets for a chance to win. I almost got a swelled head, but really, it was the fabulous creative work and design of the board members who pulled off this wonderful quilt.

Teacups danced around the borders. And notice how teabag labels were scanned and used for the sashing posts! What a great idea!

Thank you, Central Coast Quilters, for choosing my designs for your opportunity quilt. I hope it raises lots of funds for your good works.

Until next time,
Kay
By Kay Mackenzie
Kay’s Etsy Shop

Comments

5 Responses to “Teapots in the Central Coast!”

  1. Loris Mills on July 4th, 2015 11:21 am

    What a sweet quilt! I missed the show :-( home getting over a short illness. Bummer…I heard it was one of the best shows. Oh well..Happy 4th!

  2. Cathy Perlmutter on July 5th, 2015 9:52 am

    Truly AWESOME!!! How exciting to be next to it, too!!!!Congratulations to you and the guild for their fabulous quilt!

  3. Helen LeBrett on July 5th, 2015 10:23 pm

    What a fun quilt, and what an extra delight to be next to their booth!! So glad it was a fun show for you!! :-) Hugs, H in Healdsburg

  4. Sue Fiscalini on February 21st, 2016 10:25 am

    Hi Kay,

    I was so thrilled to win this quilt. This is the only quilt I have ever won and it is the one I really wanted. I love it! It is hanging in my dining room and admired by everyone that comes to my home and sees it!

  5. Kay on February 21st, 2016 10:32 am

    Oh congratulations Sue!!! I’m thoroughly delighted to hear that the quilt went to such a happy home. :)

    K.

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