Another sunflower is done to add to the little stack. Now there are 10 done. This one is a rather hot pink. I can tell already that arranging the sunflowers when they’re done is going to be fun. Now that … Continue reading
Tag Archives: Sunflower quilt block
Batik Sunflower Printing
After making the mini sunflower quilt for the blog hop, I was reminded just how much I love making the 6″ sunflowers. After all, they have two of my favourite things – continuous stitching and curved piecing. So yesterday I picked … Continue reading
Red and White Feathered Stars
Two of the Feathered Star/Sunflower blocks are complete and a third is almost finished. After the third one is done, I’ll be only able to complete the stars without the setting squares and triangles as I’m waiting for more of the white fabric. I’ll get the remaining stars ready so that when the fabric arrives I can quickly add the setting pieces and then start working on the border.
Along with working on a Feathered Star block Wednesday night, I got some more of the blades for the Dresden Plates cut as well as a couple of the arcs for the Pickled Ladies.
Wednesday it rained — again. We seem to have had nothing but rain since Saturday and they say we’ll have rain until this Saturday. That will be almost a full week of rainy, rather cool weather. I can’t wait for a couple of sunny warm days. Wednesday night the fog was really pretty — the lights remain on all night in the offices in the tower across the roof garden, which seems incredibly wasteful, but they looked rather intriguing when seen through the fog.
Smudge was posing for the camera.