A year ago I took a class from Gwen & Freddy at The Stitchin' Post in Sisters Oregon. They had been on my "bucket list" and it was time to kick one off my list. The class was three days long and we used every minute to create. Gwen is the designer, Freddy the color expert. It became apparent I was the only one in the class who used another table for my fabrics. So I share with you a couple pictures of my mess.
I started out designing this quilt and making blocks that are my favorite. You see the baskets in the middle, chickens on the side and then I started adding houses, specifically bird houses to the bottom. I have had it hanging on the far wall of my sewing room for a year trying to decided where each color and block fits best. Tomorrow I will share with you the quilt I came up with.
a BIG finish - I finished my Bird of Paradise quilt!! Appliqued and quilted by hand - only the assembly of the blocks and basting was done by machine. I started wi...
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