Panda-monium Quilt-along

Pandy Warhol - Patchwork top made by Angie Wilson of GnomeAngel.com. Pattern done using 4 of the Fat Quarter Shop's Pada-Monium Mini Quilt Patterns.

Inspired by Andy Warhol’s work with Marilyn Monroe I decided to give the Fat Quarter Shop’s Panda-Monium Mini Quilt pattern a bit of a modern art treatment. I’m a huge fan of Robert Kaufman’s Kona Cottons and so this was the perfect excuse I needed to get in there and have come fun with colour and repetition.

Fat Quarter Shop’s version was so lovely and perfect that I just felt I couldn’t do it justice by doing the same thing, so I decided to go bold. I took my palette from Andy Warhol’s Marilyn’s.

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I wasn’t sure it would work, but I decided to just cut all the fabric in one hit and then chain piece it all together and hope for the best.

Pandy Warhol - Patchwork top made by Angie Wilson of GnomeAngel.com. Pattern done using 4 of the Fat Quarter Shop's Pada-Monium Mini Quilt Patterns.

I was so excited and thrilled when the final seam was done at I could see it all together. I couldn’t help myself and had to call it Pandy Warhol. It’s currently still in a patchwork top form because I’m trying to decide whether to leave it as the 2 x 2 or do more and make it a 5 x 5 grid. Could you imagine!!!

If you’d like to make your own version of the Fat Quarter Shop Panda-Monium Mini Quilt (or big quilt – I just joined the 4 mini’s together) you can find the video on how to make it by clicking here. You can buy a kit of it here. Or you can get the free pattern by clicking here.
Panda-bloggers
Katie of Good Golly Ginger
Karin of Leigh Laurel Studios
Jane of Quilt Jane
Nicole of Modern Handcraft
Nancy of Owen’s Olivia
Melissa of Happy Quilting
Shruti of 13 Woodhouse Road

If you make your own Panda-Monium Mini Quilt  be sure to share it on Instagram, Facebook & Twitter with #pandamoniumquilt.

Disclosure: The Fat Quarter Shop are sponsors of GnomeAngel.com. All opinions expressed are my own and have not been influenced by the businesses involved. For further information about my disclosure policy please click here.

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6 Comments

  1. Lizzie July 31, 2016 at 1:06 pm

    Love love love love this! (see what I did there? 😅 You really put your stamp on this pattern!

  2. Rachel @ Quiltineering June 23, 2015 at 11:46 pm

    This is too fun!! I love the Andy Warhol inspiration and the pandas are to die for. Love it!

  3. Anne D June 21, 2015 at 7:28 am

    Fantastic. I was planning to make one and now you have me thinking of the possibilities.

  4. Mary Ann June 21, 2015 at 1:43 am

    This is just so fun and happy! I am thinking one block would make a cute pillow for my grands nursery!

  5. Carla June 20, 2015 at 10:31 pm

    Pandy Warhol. I’m rolling around the floor laughing. Brilliant.

  6. Kirsty@Bonjour June 20, 2015 at 1:09 pm

    This is just awesome! I vote one for you making more and making a bigger quilt. This makes me smile!!