Liddy’s Crafts & Quilting

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Family Quilts

Yvette wanted a different edge hence my first prairie point edge.

I used the scrap half square triangles to make th eborder and the plaid to add some color/interest.
Jon’s heart Quilt
Roxie’s quilt to the left.I love the stars at the corners
Joy's Quilt

Joy's Quilt

Nisha's quilt
Nisha’s quilt
This quilt was made from blocks  I got in a couple exchanges in my online group canadianquiltswappers and some I made to match. It is now owned by my niece who lives in Trinidad & Tobago

My post breast sugery therapy

This is my breast cancer therapy quilt. My sister visited for a month after i had my surgery and we appliqued the fans then. It now lives in St. Vincent & the Grenadines with her.
Suzanne's Quilt
While in Prince Edward island, I discovered this lovely factory outlet where I found the iris breast cancer line of excellent quality cotton. My sister wanted something different so I designed this for her. I was so pleased with the effect of the color combinations. So was she. This one also lives in St. Vincent & the Grenadines.

  My first attempt at a round  ( row) robin. I am so glad I took the plunge, still have to put it together though.

Lots more to add as I get time.

I am trying to get htis finished for my youngest brother. The pattern is from Quiltville .com. It is called Pineapple blossom. I tis a huge quilt, only a portion is shown here



  1. Liddy you got some kind of skill going for you congrats.

    Comment by Lisle | March 31, 2009 | Reply

    • Thank you!
      I have to give credit to the members of the Canadian Quilt swappers and the Maple leaf quilting groups. I participated in their swaps even though I didn’t even know that my skill was so poor and didn’t understand tha importance of 100% cotton versus polycotton. I am ashamed of the first lot of blocks that I swapped and owe a few ladies abject appologies. They taught me a lot.
      I really enjoy trying different techniques and find that some experienced quilters are listening to me when I suggest a way to speed piece a pattern.My hope is to eventually teach, but in a small community like this I might not be able to .

      Comment by liddibeth | March 31, 2009 | Reply

  2. I love Nisha’s quilt

    Comment by Lisle | March 31, 2009 | Reply

    • I really enjoyed workin gon Nisha’s quilt. A lot of the blocks were made by my friends in my online group in Canadianquilt swappers, and since I needed more to complete the quilt, I had to make some to the same standard. Boy did I learn a lot doing that.

      Comment by liddibeth | June 26, 2009 | Reply

  3. We use the quilts you made for our wedding everyday. Kira still has her baby quilt it is well and truly cherished.

    Comment by Chudney DeFreitas-Thomas | June 3, 2009 | Reply

    • Hi
      I just received notification that you had made a comment. How about a couple pictures for my Journal. I started it after you, Gill Patsy and Yulu got quilts and don’t have pictures.
      I now make bunting bags for babies and they are well liked too. They open out into a quilt.

      Comment by liddibeth | June 26, 2009 | Reply

  4. Lovely work Elizabeth!!!

    Comment by Katherine Baikie-Pottle | July 27, 2011 | Reply

    • Thanks, I have just finished one and one on the go. Had to put it on hold until my house is done.

      Comment by liddibeth | August 9, 2011 | Reply

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