This post contains affiliate links for which I receive compensation

Cone Flower Quilt

by Jackie Olmstead

Cone Flower Quilt by Jackie Olmstead

Cone Flower Quilt by Jackie Olmstead

I vended across from this quilt at the "Fall Splendor of Quilts" put on by the Chaska Area Quilt Club, October, 2010. It was definitely a crowd pleaser!

On the sign displayed with this quilt, Jackie Olmstead, the quilt's maker, wrote:

"I used an assortment of 30 batik fabrics to make this quilt. Each fabric is used as a flower, a leaf and a background. You stack, cut shuffle and sew it all back together again with no seams to match!

Lori Allison's quilting and the button add to the whimsy."

I loved looking at this quilt at the Chaska Area Quilt Club's show this past October.

A very warm, rich autumnal pull of yummy batik fabrics. (Come to think of it, Buggy Barn quilt patterns are a really nice reason to shop for more fabric!)

To see the machine quilting, click on the thumbnail on the right above. This is the perfect example of the quilting "adding-to" the pieced design. The curvy coneflowers stitched on top of the angular pieced flowers is the perfect addition to this wonderful quilt.

Quilt Pattern: Coneflower Crazies
Designed by: Buggy Barn

Machine Quilted by: Lori Allison

Submitted by Julie Baird

Photo displayed with the permission of the quiltmaker

Click here to post comments

Click here to return to Your Show and Tell.

This article was printed from

Print Article

Follow Us