11,555 - Merry Christmas Kat ($55)

11,555 - Merry Christmas Kat  ($55)

Ida Hansen
Odem, TX USA

Width: 8.25" Length: 8.75"

Designer: Sheila H. Raven, A Year if Cats, In Hats!, used with written permission.

Materials/Techniques: Three cats heads, one black with grey nose and mouth, one grey, and one orange and white are appliquéd on a red ground. Their ears each have a glittered Christmas tree embellished with crystals and a metallic star on the top. Echo quilting with sliver thread adds a bit of glitter to the red. The cats features are outlined with satin stitching which serves as quilting.

Artist Statement: Three festive cats sport Christmas trees on their ears. It continues my series of Cats in Hats by Sheila Raven.

Dedication: The quilt is dedicated to my late son, who always enjoyed Christmas.

This quilt has Fast Finish Triangles.

This quilt earned $55 for the AAQI.