Friday, February 1, 2013

More snowflakes!

Snowflake blocks in progress.


While the snow falls outside and the temperature dips well below zero, Jane is making progress on her snowflake quilt inside!   

I spent hours yesterday designing Block #5 (front left partial layout), drawing and erasing until I was happy with it.  

Sketching, cutting donut holes in fusible.

I'm designing one block at a time, and in between I machine stitch the appliqués. 

Leo visits me in my sewing room several times a day and I usually stop and play with him.  If things sound really exciting, his sister Lily will join us.  But yesterday, so intent on my drawing, I ignored him.  Later, when I had Block #5 laid out in pieces on the floor, he snuck in and completely messed it up.  I deserved that.

 Leo loves fabric too!





6 comments:

  1. Lovely snowflakes! We had a warm day today around 70 and sitting in the sun was such a treat! Your kitty is adorable, and I agree if they don't get enough attention they tend to walk all over your stuff. My dog jumps on my chair and steals the seam ripper to chew the handle!

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  2. Oh, 70 degrees sounds wonderful. The high temp here today was 10. Doggie sounds very smart!

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  3. I spent my day doing snowflakes too. Yours look beautiful.

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  4. Beautiful! Just gorgeous! I hope to reach that level of mad skills eventually.

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