Monday, March 25, 2013

Daisy Quilted and Bound

A Daisy a Day is finished in time for the quilt show next month. I used a Mountain Mist Cream Rose cotton batt and YLI Soft Touch, Metler Fine Embroidery and Aurifil Mako threads for quilting. It's linked to the Free Motion Quilting Project because I used Flowing Leaves to fill the background.

Red ladybug on daisy petal against blue background in this original art quilt.
A Daisy a Day

Here's a closeup of the ladybug on its daisy.

Detail of ladybug on daisy quilt

How did I create the legs? I cut them from this Alexander Henry fabric. It's also the reason the quilt was reversed. There weren't three legs in the other direction!

Fret not; enjoy the day.



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