I have completed the next two blocks in my Heart Applique Sampler quilt. The first technique is broderie perse , which I discusssed in my last blog post. I decided to use a different technique than the pattern suggested. I prefer to baste my applique shapes to freezer paper, kind of like doing English...
Modern Sunbonnet Sue's Musings
Sun, Sep 18 2011
Filed under: Filed under: Quilt Guilds, fabric stash, stained glass, hearts, Gwen Marston, Celtic design, broderie perse, Robert Kaufman, Fusions, Applique Club, folk-art
I completed the next installment of my applique heart blocks. This one was not without frustration. It uses a bias strip over the edges of the block sections to obtain a stained glass window look. Unfortunately, the bias strip was not long enough to complete the circumference of the heart, so that I...