Wednesday, 9 March 2011

Week 9 Journal - funny face & Week 10 - what's on my desk

Last week was so buy that I needed a quick solution for the journal quilt. I had this face that I had made in a class with Griet Lombard last year. It was headed for the orphan block pile so a little bit of quick quilting and a free motion zig-zag finish turned it into a journal.

This week seems to be all about what's on my desk. At work it's a back log of work, at home it's piles of scrap fabric left over from making Christchurch earthquake quilts. I made this improvisational piece using some of those scraps.


  1. I love the lady. What a good idea for her hair. I never would have thought of that. The scrap block looks great too.

  2. both of your blocks look great.
    How many blocks will you make for this project and how will they go together? It looks like an interesting project.

  3. Such great eyelashes on your lady's face!


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