Whatever letter you choose, my owl quilt is finished! I finished my hand-quilting, and I've got to say that it was a very positive experience. I've already decided that my next quilt will be hand-stitched as well (though I think it will have to be throw size, rather than queen size).
For the binding, after much internal struggle, I used some beautiful Lotta Jansdotter fabric. Though there are several areas in which I could improve, I think I need the most work on binding. You can see that I use a zig-zag stitch to finish the binding - this is really just a fun way to disguise my nervousness about proper binding. But it works.
Despite any imperfections, I love it, and it has assumed its rightful place on my bed.
Now, remember the quilt I mentioned above - my next project that is going to be throw size? Though I have not yet started it, it will be based around this collection:
I've already purchased one charm pack and a bunch of fat quarters. Excitement!