Monday, June 8, 2009

Long Weekend Project


I always imagine that with a long weekend I'll sew up a storm. It never turns out that way. Somehow I'm distracted by a hundred other little tasks that need attention.

I was pleased to have made this wallhanging from a design by Gail Pan. Gail's design included a stitched house but I changed that to applique.

As promised here is a picture of the paisley quilt.


Hope your weekend was a restful one.

Happy Stitching

11 comments:

  1. The paisley quilt looks fantastic!!
    I can see why it would be hard to give it away.

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  2. All that loveliness is awesome!!!!!
    You knock me out with your wonderful needle work!!!
    I managed to sew a wee bit too but not nearly on this level!!!!!
    Lola

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  3. Love the applique on the house. Wow, the paisley quilt is magnificent! Hope your brother realizes how special he is!

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  4. The paisley quilt is stunning! You did a wonderful job!
    Don't give it away!LOL
    Micki

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  5. I love your little wall hanging.
    It's adorable.
    Ann, your paisley quilt is beautiful. I love the blue fabrics. Blue is my favorite color. I have often thought about making a quilt that is predomintly blue.
    Now, tell me how you find the time to do all this beautiful work.
    I have found that there just aren't enough hours in the day.

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  6. Lovely effect with the applique Ann...and great warm colours. The paisley quilt is stunning...I'm sure it will be treasured...Have a great week...Dzintra♥x

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  7. Hi Ann,
    I am visiting you over here at this blog. Your work is always lovely.
    Ann H.

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  8. BTW, I am contemplating putting out my own line of mini quilt patterns. What do you think?

    Ann H.

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  9. I love the wallhanging - it's gorgeous. And that quilt is just stunning!!!

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  10. Love the Paisley Quilt...Also Gail Pan house is gorgeous. Thanks for the lovely comment and Abbey sytas thanks...
    Andrea:)

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  11. Your paisley quilt is beautiful Ann, you did a wonderful job.

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