Welcome to our tribute to Valentine's Day quilts ! With its emphasis on love, kindness and caring for others, Valentine's Day is one of our favorite celebrations. We're calling it "Twelve Days of Hearts, Flowers, and Friendship." Let's continue with Day 8:
Red Heart Quilt, 77 x 66", by Therese May
This quilt delights anyone who loves RED, the color of love, associated with Saint Valentine's Day. It is nearly a whole cloth quilt except for the horizontal band of machine appliqued hearts. Each heart is satin stitched and quilted in different colors of thread, with the thread tails left loose, providing extra texture
Red Heart Quilt
was shown in the special exhibit of Therese May's work, titled
Quilting=Drawing=Quilting, at the 2016 Pacific International Quilt
Image credit: Photos were taken by Quilt Inspiration.