How fun!! I then cut my 4 blocks into quarters and arranged into a pleasing composition, then sewed all pieces together. I began with 6 1/2" blocks of all fabrics.
I also tried this....
Quilting Arts there is an article about a similar process. I began with a 10 1/2" block and
6 layers of fabric. I free motioned the design making sure to close areas that could be cut away. Interesting indeed.
I had a good day experimenting with something new. Best medicine for my return to work tomorrow.
My guild challenge is due in 3 weeks! Of course I have known about it since last February! I have been working on a piece ( can't show it yet!) but had another idea....so I got out some wool, my embellishing machine and made a 2nd entry. It is my take on something traditional....pics after our meeting later this month!
I don't make New Year's resolutions...I have been around long enough to know better than that! But I am determined to lose 15-20 lbs this year and to work on more things for myself...I want to try the things that I have sketched out in my journals.
Marcy Tilton patterns. I am a fan.
I have learned:
- Vitamin C should heal all my woes. I am giving it a shot. I need a boost!
- P.S. I Love You. My favorite movie. My dream...an Irish rogue in Ireland.
- The Elm at the End of the Earth...good book my daughter recommended. Takes place in our county.
- My feet have not been warm in 3 months! I'm just saying....