This site uses cookies from Google to deliver its services and to analyze traffic. Your IP address and user agent are shared with Google, together with performance and security metrics, to ensure quality of service, generate usage statistics and to detect and address abuse.

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device. Your browser accesses these files. The use of cookies increases the user-friendliness and security of this website.

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

and another Gardenhurst....

Sunshine at last and beautiful blue skies the last couple of days; the trade off for that are daytime temperatures hovering around zero......
So, a brisk walk to the shops, and back into the warmth of my sewing room -
to finish another block for Gardenhurst quilt.

I enjoyed making the bird tail in this one.
I don't think I had finished blocks for any other quilt this quickly before, it must be something about this design - fairly simple, but so much scope for imagination.
Applique is definitely my favourite method, for now anyway. It is still a learning curve, I am learning all  the time. The next time I will sew so many circles, I will invest in Karen Buckley's Perfect Circles; the prep might take longer, but worth it in the end.

Little spring sunshine indoors....

© 2018


  1. Another lovely block. Zero....oh boy freezing! Pretty blooms x

  2. Oh I love those feathers! Glad you are getting some sunshine. xx

  3. Každý jeden blog je nádhera, si šikulka!
    Tulipány máš krásne!

  4. Love the tail feathers of your bird! Brilliant!

  5. Live the bird and gorgeous tail feathers:)

  6. It looks very pretty , dear Radka ! Your flowers give me spring feeling !


Thank you for your visit! Your comments are always welcome.
However, please be aware, that when you leave a comment, your IP address and other data (which may be name, e-mail, website etc) is stored by the website operator. You have the option to delete your comment at any time. If you use links, the forwarding of data is likely.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

© 2010-2018