They've asked for generous 12.5 inch blocks - any type of tree block welcome. Deadline is end of February and if you are interested, click here for the details.
I love doing improvisational appliqué using freezer paper to cut out and prepare my shapes:
"Invisible" machine appliqué:
I love trees. They provide solace. They are life giving and each is unique. I've almost always lived in homes with a lot of trees all around.
In other news... thrilled to see my little needlebooks in the window at Blue and White. They are starting to sell, so that's good news;).
The ladies at Blue and White took such care to create these hand written tags:
And.... it is winter strawberry season... just the best:
AND, tomorrow is opening day of the Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival (I always have to pause to get the order of those words right, ha ha). Woo hoo!