Sunday, July 5, 2009

OPAM Finish for July


'Cause I didn't make it for June. Oh well. These were such a lot of fun to make! I'm sure I'll be playing with this wool felt some more...probably for Christmas.


***Andrea's Blogiversary***


Andrea over at kimonos and sushi is celebrating her blogiversary with a giveaway. Happy Blogiversary, Andrea! Pop on over to find out how to enter.

Working on my current quilt project I began to realise that I just don't have enough time to make the fancy applique centre in the original design. So I decided to substitute it with a pieced block. I'll make the applique later and use it for a cushion.

Here's the design. I think it harmonises well with the rest of the quilt.


Happy 4th July to all my US readers and I hope everyone had an enjoyable weekend.

Happy Stitching

12 comments:

  1. Your felt goodies are Lovely & I do Love your Block...that fabric in the centre is perfect..love the colours...Thanks too for stopping by my blog recently...you come up no reply @ blogger so sometimes I forget to reply by email....
    cheers

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  2. You did a great job with the felt - very cute!

    I know what you mean about the appliqué, but that block will work just a well.

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  3. Oh Ann, I love the felt pieces. They came out beautifully.
    As I said before-I can't wait to see this quilt finished. The color combo is going to be stunning.
    Have a great day Ann!

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  4. I love to surf around and have a look at all the lovely work done by very talented ladies. The felt pieces and the colours in the block are devine.

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  5. I love the felt pieces that you did! I use my EMB12 for my felting, although I hand felt when I want to make figures. So nice!
    Micki

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  6. Thank you Ann for the lovely big sewing machine and oosting about my giveaway.
    Andrea

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  7. Lovely warm spicy felt colours Ann...and the pieced block is just perfect...so looking forward to your progress on this one...Dzintra♥x

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  8. Ann - your felt projects are wonderful, and I love the colours in your quilt for your son. The alternate block is perfect, and will work beautifully. Can't wait to see the finished project!
    Janet

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  9. Love the felt projects. I love working with wool as well.

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  10. The 'new' block is very striking. I'd love to see the finished project.

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  11. Ann,
    Your quilt is going to be lovely, as usual.
    I really like your felting.
    Felting is so much fun. Just never seem to have enough time to get around to felting.

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  12. Ann love your felted items. I too enjoy working with felt.

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