It took me a while to name this quilt. You see, it’s for my 12-year-old daughter based on a random bit of artwork she did for her dad last year. Because I am now “uncool,” I knew the name had to be carefully chosen.
The Middle School Art Quilt Art-for-Dad Quilt 5th Grade Mondrian Quilt (she doesn’t know who Mondrian is…) The Art Quilt
You see, all my thoughts were lame, lame, lame. So when I asked my husband to help me hold it up for pictures, I asked him what he thought I should name it. His spur-of-the-moment pick: The Colorblind Test Quilt. Um, no.
And that’s when I remembered the art was made with Sharpie markers, and name was born.
The good ladies at Elly’s Sheared Sheep did the machine quilting:
I think she’s on to me, but she’s keeping it under wraps if she truly does know. It will be a while until she officially receives it as I need to finish her brother’s quilt so I can give each child his or her quilt at the same time.