Thursday, November 18, 2010

the Modern Meadow Colorbrick Quilt

A flaming maple tree along side our house inspired a crazy idea.

one awesome husband

Amazingly, my tree-climbing husband was game.  Do you think he felt back about last Wednesday?  Oh, and he does this for a living, so "don't try this at home."

Modern Meadow Colorbrick Quilt

What's that up there?

Modern Meadow Colorbrick Quilt

oooh, a quilt!

Finished!

Isn't fall just an amazing time of year?

Modern Meadow Colorbrick Quilt

Thanks for all your sweet comments yesterday! I realize how completely lucky I am to have A. My children and B. Enjoy this time without them! Thanks for visiting. It means so much to me.

xoxo Rachel

18 comments:

  1. Great photos! Very cool that husband climbs trees for a living! :-)
    Oh, and GORGEOUS QUILT! Love the blocking and quilting :-)

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  2. Fabulous photos! Beautiful quilt :)

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  3. Your quilt is beautiful and the picture is just awesome! I saw it on Flickr first and wondered how the heck you got a quilt in the tree... now I know! LOL

    Jennifer :)

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  4. Gorgeous! I am still dying to start my own quilt, but with the holidays bearing down on us I am thinking this will have to be a January project:)

    I love your creative photos and Brandon is so rad for climbing the tree for you.

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  5. Wow, that is so incredibly awesome! Not only is it a beautiful quilt, but a totally beautiful shot. And those leaves? Swoon! We sure don't have leaves like that here in Florida :)

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  6. Beautiful quilt, and what a backdrop!!!

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  7. my hubs would probably love doing that for me when i want to photograph projects! my sons would love it too, but i am not asking them! :)

    the quilt it just lovely!

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  8. I love your quilt and the pictures are fantastic!

    Men + trees = Good

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  9. Thanks for giving me a link to your blog at Copper River!! What an inspiration! Your blog is wonderful and I will keep checking back to see your work : )
    The picture of the quilt in the tree is awesome. I showed my husband and he was worried I would ask him to do that one day! hehe

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  10. Fantastic photos, and a gorgeous quilt. Fall is by far my favourite time of year. The colours, the crisp air, all of it.

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  11. WOW! Incredible photos! Any excuse for a guy to climb a tree, right? : ) Just beautiful.

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  12. I love this quilt!

    Modern Meadow is my absolute favorite line right now.

    Jaclyn

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  13. oh my! that the best quilt photo op I've seen! love love love it... the quilt too =)

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  14. Absolutely stunning! What a good sport your husband is! I keep eyeing Modern Meadow at one of my quilt shops...so pretty.

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  15. LOVE this quilt! It's the perfect design for these prints. And I just love your gorgeous pictures too!

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  16. Stunning! And I love your idea for rigging the quilt up in the tree. Sure makes for amazing photos!

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