I’m sorry that I haven’t been posting much recently. I usually wait until I have finished to post about my work, but the latest piece might take a while so I thought I would do some work in progress.
This is the start of a quilt using some heavy fabric from IKEA. It will be broken up by two appliqué panels, and this is the first. It is the start of a large branch – this is the full 45″ or 115cm of the background fabric. It’ s very nice shot Indian cotton on some chambray that I had left over from a dress. It has had a couple of false starts, and I had to undo the flowers I was thinking of before I could start this new design. The unpicked appliqué looks a bit sad: