You make it, but then you have to hang it

I am just finishing up the hanging rod to attach to my quilt for The Grand National. Those four inch hanging sleeves at the top of a quilt do NOT work for me. I could argue they don’t work really well for anyone, but that would require a whole other post.

My “sleeve” looks like this, with a few improvements that I worked out after needing to hang bigger pieces.

Hanging rod

I must finish it, gesso it, glue it on the back of the quilt, then let it dry. If you are curious about my hanging methods, ask, and I’ll provide a more detailed description of how I create hanging sleeves and rods for my paper quilts, after this quilt is “on the wall.” My deadline is fast approaching.


About CarolWiebe

Art entices, inspires, and delights me. Art is a vehicle for laughter, tears, wonder, enlightenment--taking me on a constant path of discovery. You can't say that about housework (except, perhaps, for the crying part).
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