Monday, June 27, 2011

A name and a few finishing touches and "She" is completed!!

I put "her" on a stand in the back yard in the and a friend took the pictures.  We were battling the  wind and sun but I think they came out nicely. These are close ups of the  some of the flowers.








In shade


In full sun

Now I need a new adventure!!!!!!!!

20 comments:

bubbygigi said...

Shirlee, your work is magnificent! I'm looking forward to seeing your next project.
Gita

Mánya said...

Wow, Shirlee! What a wonderful work! Congratulations!
Can't wait to see what you will name "her".

Grovenore said...

Shirlee, I'm in awe of your amazing talent. There aren't words for how beautiful your work is. Grovenore

Cathy K said...

It is hard to believe that one human being could create such beauty! OMG. Enter this in shows so all the world can see it. And then sit back and enjoy the avalanche of awards She will surely garner!! Absolutely stunning!! Hugs, Cathy

Gerry Krueger said...

What an incredible achievement... I hope you get it displayed to receive all the praise it deserves.. Hugs Gerry K.

Marty52 said...

It's wonderful how the gridwork around the ovals sets the whole thing off, Shirlee... magnificent!

Elmsley Rose said...

Wow and double wow! SO beautiful.

PS Sending you the $ in 2 days.

Plays with Needles said...

KaPOW!!!! Take THAT Lesage! It's absolutely stunning Shirlee! You must must must enter it into a million shows -- it's beyond beyond amazing. The design itself is a marvel. You are a true artist, my friend!

But she definitely needs a name...

Congratulations!!!!! We're doing the happy dance here in Maryland!!

Rachel said...

Wonderful - well done!

shawkl said...

Shirlee...what a work of art you have created! Loving it! Congrats on it's completion too! How large is the finished quilt? I so hope you will consider putting together a book with patterns for this...it is inspiring!!
Kathy
www.shawkl.com

Maureen said...

Shirlee, "She" is magnificent!!!

Vicki W said...

Exquisite!

coral-seas said...

Bravo. This is a truely unique and wonderful quilt. I've loved watching its developement and the finished work is a truimph. I hope you share her with a wider, then sit back and enjoy the accolade.

Suztats said...

So Beautiful!!

Allison Ann Aller said...

Shirlee, this is just intense! So magnificent! Road to California takes CQs, can be entered digitally online for $10, and has a entry date of October 1st. Please enter it!!!

The IQA show in Cincinnati is another place to try; it is in the spring.

And that's just the quilt world. You could enter any fiber art/embroidery show in the world and this would win! Congratulations, Shirlee...you've accomplished something huge here... xoxo allie

Momma Bear said...

how beautiful!
I am in aw.

Lorraine@creativedaily said...

This is stunning Shirlee! Yes, you do need a new project now!!!!

Anonymous said...

WOW!!! She is incredibly lovely. Thank you for sharing her. Jane

underatopazsky said...

Your skill and the execution of this lovely, lovely quilt is breathtaking - I'm hungry for more photos!

Cheryl said...

You never cease to push the envelope and amaze us all. Bravo!