Saturday, December 17, 2011

My recycled easel

My husband used to paint when he was a boy. He has always kept his easel at the attic.
Since I have my "studio" at the attic, where is no room for a designwall, I thought: "mmmm, an easel is used to carry a painting, why not use it to carry a quilt?"

So I started looking for a piece of cardboard, large enough for my pink quilt.

I wrapped the cardboard in an old sheet.

Here is my pink quilt pinned on the easel. It is like a huge pincushion.
I know, the center piece is missing, I am embroidering it.

1 comment:

  1. A nice use for the easel. It is great he kept it all these years. Your quilt looks great laid out, I did not realize how many curved pieces you stitched! Sure to be a beauty!


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