I'm overtly stealing from Nike here. This quilt was a lesson in "stop thinking so much and just do it".
All my fussing was worth it. I took my first foray into feathers and I'm pleased with my results. I want to practice lots more and my confidence has a good foundation.
Here are some close up shots of quilting
It is actually bound and ready to go. I can't get any photos yet - it's way too hot to be lugging around a quilt. I'll get a few though and post them.
And an oil update - there were 2 possible spots I marked and treated for oil. Here is what I see now...
Now I'm trying to quilt the quilt for my cousin. It's huge and heavy and slow going. Wish me luck.