Pattern: scrappy log cabin and rail fence with freehand patchwork letters
(now found in Word Play Quilts
Materials: cotton and linen fabric scraps from my flickr peeps (their 2009 locations)--Ann (VA), Ashley (MI), Bertha (MA), Carol (CA), Dawn (England), Janet (TX), Jocelyn (Canada), Julie (VA), Katie (WA), Kelly (TX), Kristy (NJ), Leslie (NE), Malka (TX), Naomi (CA), Nora (Australia), Pam (MI), Rachel (NC), Rebecca (WA), Sarah (CT), Silja (Finland), Strikkelise (Norway), Theresa (PA), Wanett (NY), and Yahaira (NJ).
Note: this is not a bee quilt. folks just shared scraps with me; i did all the sewing.
Techniques: improvisational machine piecing; an additional underlying log cabin construction [similar to a Kaffe Fassett design (yes, that is the same as Babette)]; machine quilted; hand bound
Patchwork Size: 70" square
Patchwork Started: May 2, 2009
Patchwork Finished: July 4, 2009
Quilt Finished: June 20, 2012
Blogged: with loads of details and non-details over here.