Wednesday, July 26, 2006
My second fan is coming along. I feel like I'm thinking more about how each block will relate to the others.
I included in my button cluster a western-themed button cover. I have more that I'll work into the other blocks.
I love my spider and web. The instructions are from Annie's Crazy World (sorry, the link wouldn't work.) I used backstitch on my web instead of straight stitch because my thread was wobbly.
I made these open cretan stitches on the bottom with poly ribbon, which is harder to pull through fabric than silk, and I beaded them in gold. On the top, I beaded a piece of vintage trim.
And I have finished this small (45x45) quilt titled "Remapping Arizona."
I used this vintage tablecloth for the back:
It has a copyright mark. Any guesses about what "USHP" stands for?