Wake and rejoice

posted by Megan Byrne
Wed, May 28 2014

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I do enjoy making quilts from stained glass windows. This lovely conservatory picture of a peacock drinking from a fountain offered so many fabric choices. The peacock has a lovley trapunto tail and body making him stand out from the other elements. His tail has japanese seed beads sewn on to emphasis the splendor of the tail. All fabric is 100% cotton, the trapunto was a polyester batting and the full batting is cotton. The back of the quilt, a solid black, repeats the picture through the quilting in coloured threads, mostly polyester thread with a high shine.


Ginny wrote re: Wake and rejoice
on Mon, Jun 2 2014 8:08 AM

This is stunning, Megan

ls2116 wrote re: Wake and rejoice
on Mon, Jun 2 2014 11:47 PM

look great.  wow looks like a panel too perfect.

Megan Byrne wrote re: Wake and rejoice
on Tue, Jun 3 2014 6:30 PM

Thank you both! It's not a panel but that's high praise. It took a lot of time but i enjoyed every second of it from drawing the picture to choosing the fabrics.

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