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Tuesday, April 19, 2011

A - Z Challenge: The Letter Q is for Quilt; Please Scroll Down For Watery Wednesday!

Source: Weston Signs.com

Q is for Quilt:

Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy ~ Kathy Matthews
The quilt on the wall used to belong to my great-aunt and is handmade.  The one on the bed used to be on my Grandma T.'s guest bed, but I think she probably bought it at the Bon Marche.


 Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy ~ Kathy Matthews
This cool quilt was handmade for Cary and me for our wedding gift from my BFF Patty and her family.  It is now hanging in our home office/craft room.  Patty designed, sewed and quilted it.  Thanks, Patty, I love and appreciate it very much.


Watery Wednesday:  



These pictures were taken in Las Vegas a few years ago at the fountain in front of the Eiffel Tower at Paris in Las Vegas.

Back when I was skinnier.

 Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy ~ Kathy Matthews


 Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy ~ Kathy Matthews

To see more wonderful watery pictures from around the world, please go on over to Watery Wednesday when you are all done here at Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy.  Thanks!



Today is the sixteenth day of the A - Z Challenge, which is hosted by  Arlee Bird's: Tossing It Out.   Several of my blogging friends are participating, and this year there are over 1,200 participants. We post everyday, except for Sundays, and work our way through the alphabet. I am posting past photos that I have taken, and am linking them up to the posts where the photos originated from too. When you are all done here at Oregon Gifts,  please click here to visit the other bloggers who are participating in this challenge. 



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7 comments:

J Bar said...

Great fountain.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Gloria (The Little Red House with the White Porch) said...

Three lovely quilts! You are a lucky lady (I also like curtains/drapes in that room!)
Best,
Gloria

Nikki . said...

Great photo of the fountain but I absolutely adore your wonderful quilts... they are truly beautiful...

HOOTIN' ANNI said...

Awwwwwwwwwww, nothing like Vegas! We stay at the MGM when we go there. I love the movie ambiance inside the hotel/casino.

And I must add your quilting post above this is fantastic.

My Wednesday Post:
Still Waters Run Deep

Hope your day is going well for you. Hope you can find time to visit with me today.

Karen Walker said...

Those quilts are just gorgeous. And I love your photos. Thanks for your comment and visit to my blog today.
Karen

John said...

Beautiful shots.

My Watery, I'd be delighted if you can take a peek.

eileeninmd said...

Wonderful watery shots, Love the fountain and you are looking good there. Have a great weekend!

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