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on: February 14, 2017 09:12:19 AM 
Started by craftylittlemonkey, Message by craftylittlemonkey
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Made for the mini quilt swap. My partner's favourite colours are cool purples, greens, blues & greys and I wanted to incorporate lots of shades. I came across this free pattern and thought I'd give paper piecing a try.
http://shape-moth.blogspot.ca/2013/03/forest-qal-comming-soon.html


I'm told it gets easier the more you do it. That's good to hear because it is weird and backwards, everything you know about putting fabric together is wrong since it's assembled in reverse. My sense of spacial relationships got a bad case of vertigo, lol.


It's far from perfect and I wish I'd had the nerve to try one of those beautiful swirly quilting patterns but after the frustration of putting the feathers together I didn't want to risk messing them up and having to start over again. Since it's a mini quilt I think the radiating lines highlight it well without being too busy.



 
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