Home Machine Quilting Show

What a day!! Ella had her last soccer game this morning, she won! The sunshine was great and the little ones did a great job of cheering Ella on :) She got her first goal today even!

After Joe was done working and we met up at the house, I grabbed the camera and took off for Salt Lake. Thanks to him I was able to go on my own and enjoy a few hours of all things QUILT! good times :)

Here’s a few pictures of quilts on display :











Believe it or not there are more quilts in my flickr – I had a hard time selecting a favorite! If you click on any of the pictures it will take you over and there and I’m going to add comments over there too.

There’s more to the day, people and purchases – I will tell you about them in the week. For now Happy Mother’s Day to all the lovely ladies out there, whether a mom or mom at heart, you deserve to be recognized just the same!
Blessings ~

By |2017-02-06T09:19:07-06:00May 9th, 2009|HMQS|40 Comments


  1. Amber May 9, 2009 at 9:03 pm - Reply

    Wow Amy – these are absolutely amazing!! Thanks for sharing all these pictures!

  2. Melody May 9, 2009 at 9:24 pm - Reply

    I wasn’t able to go, so thanks for bringing a few back to me!

  3. Natalie May 9, 2009 at 9:35 pm - Reply

    Really gorgeous quilts! and Happy Mothers Day to you too!

  4. Allison May 9, 2009 at 9:44 pm - Reply

    Those are beautiful!!! I love seeing quilts with that detail. Thanks for stopping by and saying hello, and happy mothers day to you!

  5. RED PEPPER QUILTS May 9, 2009 at 10:11 pm - Reply

    Wish I had been there! These quilts are just gorgeous. Thanks for sharing. Happy Mother’s Day!

  6. MomBrose May 9, 2009 at 10:54 pm - Reply

    Wow! Those are spectacular! And they make my piddly little square quilts look like child’s play :D *sigh*

  7. Becca May 9, 2009 at 11:45 pm - Reply

    I love quilts shows. That hot air balloon is spectacular.

  8. highwaycottage May 10, 2009 at 1:19 am - Reply

    Amy – Thank you for posting all those gorgeous pics of the quilts for eveyone to have a look at. It’s lovely to see such a variety. They are all so beautiful.

  9. Jackie May 10, 2009 at 5:11 am - Reply

    Those quilts are just fabulous! Isn’t the one of the birds Nanette’s pattern? It looks like it. Well, I am off to your flickr. Happy Mother’s Day to you too, Amy!

  10. Terriaw May 10, 2009 at 5:51 am - Reply

    What a beautiful quilt show! I loved the collection of seasons, but my most favorite was the quilt with the all white quilting, with the orange medallion in the center and the brown border. Did you have a favorite? Have a very happy mothers day!

  11. Paloma May 10, 2009 at 6:48 am - Reply

    Happy Mother’s Day to you too!!
    I can’t stop looking at these quilt pics. they are impressive.

  12. Zlaty May 10, 2009 at 7:18 am - Reply

    Thanks for sharing the pictures Amy!

    There are amazing!

    Happy Mother’s day!

    Zlaty :)

  13. melissa s. May 10, 2009 at 8:10 am - Reply

    beautiful! i’m inspired all over again. happy mother’s day!

  14. Taiya May 10, 2009 at 8:21 am - Reply

    What beautiful photos! Thanks for sharing!

  15. scrappy quilter May 10, 2009 at 9:11 am - Reply

    Happy Mother’s Day Amy. Thanks for sharing those stunning quilts. Incredible!!

  16. jlk May 10, 2009 at 9:42 am - Reply

    What amazing quilts. I think I’ll head down to my machine after that great inspiration!

  17. CABean03 May 10, 2009 at 11:07 am - Reply

    Incredible quilts! Just amazing at the talents and gifts God has given to people. I especially loved the tree one at the top – while I was reading the beginning of your post I thought it was a picture you took of Ella outside or something with the bright blue sky – and then I saw it wasn’t a picture at all but a beautiful quilt!

  18. Mary on Lake Pulaski May 10, 2009 at 12:24 pm - Reply

    Amy, thanks for taking me along to the quilt show via your camera! Wow, nice!

  19. Sara May 10, 2009 at 4:33 pm - Reply

    Amy, those are gorgeous quilts…I really liked the A Mother’s Love. Was that a panel and then she appliqued the border?

    Just curious…

  20. Jean May 10, 2009 at 4:41 pm - Reply

    What a fun show!!!! I get to go to MQS in Kansas City this weekend, I am so excited.

  21. Marrdy May 10, 2009 at 6:32 pm - Reply

    Oh my goodness those are gorgeous. Happy Mothers Day!

  22. nicolette May 11, 2009 at 12:24 am - Reply

    Thanks for sharing Amy! There are some gorgeous quilts amongst them!
    happy Mothers’ Day to you!

  23. Andrea May 11, 2009 at 4:12 am - Reply

    Wow! What a fun day and what beautiful quilts. Glad you got to have a quilt day. :)

  24. dee May 11, 2009 at 4:52 am - Reply

    Wow-beautiful work but that first one is amazing.
    Glad you had a great day and some time to yourself.

  25. Adventures In Babywearing May 11, 2009 at 5:40 am - Reply

    SO! Beautiful!!!


  26. Rebekah May 11, 2009 at 7:27 am - Reply

    These quilts are phenomenal! Thanks for sharing the inspiration

  27. Natalia May 11, 2009 at 8:00 am - Reply

    I loved the show too! The quilts were amazing this year!

  28. amylouwho May 11, 2009 at 9:57 am - Reply

    I think the trees are my favorite! Those are some amazing quilts!

  29. Thimbleanna May 11, 2009 at 1:34 pm - Reply

    Wow Amy — some beautiful quilts! I’ve always liked that one with the houses — I’d love to make it someday. I hope you had a Happy Mother’s Day!

  30. Kerri May 11, 2009 at 1:37 pm - Reply

    oh, my!! these are amazing!!

  31. W. Latane Barton May 11, 2009 at 2:02 pm - Reply

    Don’t you just love a day surrounded by beautiful quilts?

  32. AJ May 11, 2009 at 3:16 pm - Reply

    Those are awesome! Thank you for sharing.

  33. kangaroo May 11, 2009 at 4:21 pm - Reply

    incredible. i’ll go there, someday…

  34. SewAmy May 11, 2009 at 5:25 pm - Reply

    omg, they are ALL awesome!!!! I bet the were amazing in person.

  35. Andrea May 11, 2009 at 6:01 pm - Reply

    Wow, those are simply stunning and frightening (skill level wise) too. I would be in awe standing in front of those in person. I’m sure you got very inspired!!

  36. Sherri May 11, 2009 at 9:21 pm - Reply

    Thanks so much for sharing so many wonderful quilts! They are all amazing!

  37. Grandma Nell May 12, 2009 at 7:13 am - Reply

    Living in Illinois and having just been to BYU Women’s Conference the weekend before, I wasn’t able to go to HMQS this year. I went a couple of years ago and loved it! I love taking classes there too – to learn more about making my quilts better! The Hot Air Balloon quilt is awesome – I saw David Taylor on TQS – The Quilt Show – online in a video – he is a great quilter and only started a few years ago! Amazing! He said he is short – and so he wanted to do the hot air balloons from a viewpoint of standing on the ground looking up. Very impressive! Thanks for sharing the quilts with us! I am virtually loving being there thru your eyes of the camera! Thank you!

  38. sewtakeahike May 13, 2009 at 12:18 pm - Reply

    thank-you for sharing all the lovely quilts Amy! They are all so intricate I couldn’t even begin to imagine the time they took!

  39. Tipper May 14, 2009 at 6:23 am - Reply

    Beautiful quilts-so glad you got to enjoy the show!

  40. Sheree May 17, 2009 at 7:02 am - Reply

    What wonderful quilts!!!! Such talent!

    Thanks for sharing.

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