Oh Beautiful Panels... I pretty much love them now. I hope to get more. I might end up with quite the collection of them in the future. This little panel is from Riley Blake's Woodland Tails. What can I say, I have a soft spot in my heart for skunks. It must be my roots in the country. I am positive that truly is what caught my eye in this one. Most importantly, the panel allows for me to practice my fill/background fill in - you guessed it the background of the panel.
I did a small stipple in the blue background and then did a traveling swirl inside the circles around the little creatures. I should have took a close-up of the skunk but it was clear at the bottom. The snow is NOT easy to take pictures in and my sewing room doesn't get much light inside this time of the year.
I tried a new way to place my label. This is a three-dimensional corner piece that has my label on it. I really like this option because it doesn't effect the quilting on the front of the quilt which is great. It slips in easily when the binding is attaching to the back quilt. The first pic is showing the dimension and then second is showing how it lays flat to the quilt.
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Look at all the cute binding!! I used some orange and yellow scraps for the binding. I almost bound it in pink but yellow is really steering my eye this month. I have a few more yellow things to share once they are quilted. I am trying to lend care to some quilts for our home lately. I haven't finished anything for our happy little abode for a couple months now, I think if I recollect right. I have two sitting waiting to be finished.
In other news. I have a few new patterns that I have developed but I can't release them just yet. I wish I could because some of them are my most favorite yet. I have something in the works and that is why I have to wait. I didn't think I would but I learned that I do now. That is why I never posted more patterns and the lull. I feel bad about the lull. So thankfully I have those caring quilts to quilt coming up. Have I ever mentioned that I am not patient? I think that is why so much gets finished because I just don't like to wait. I want to see what it is going to look like right away. Oh well. I feel I will just have to make some fresh new ones and release them :) I am kinda pooped though. Happy but pooped. Thanks for caring :)