Yesterday I wrote about needing to reboot my creativity and pulled a quilt that I had started at a retreat a while back.
My thought was to lay out the blocks in a diagonal set with large navy sashing between them…..
So I headed to the machine and started piecing the sets together…..
Then it was time to press…..and that is where the rot set in…..
As I looked at these gorgeous fabrics and colors, I started wondering if they would lose some of their impact by setting them on a diagonal.
I spread them out like a brick wall would be…..
….and decided that I really liked it!!
But what if I added “grout” to the top and bottom….
….and maybe turned it vertical…..
OKAY….now there are TOO many options!!!
I started making long strips and attaching them together…..
But this is going to be boring if that is ALL that I do.
So, what if I added the diagonal pieces to both sides?
I hopped onto Procreate and sketched out this idea…..
I kind of like it!!
I laid it up on the wall to see what I thought…..
…and that is when I realized that I won’t have enough of the Navy fabric!!
So now I am waiting for fabric to be delivered and honestly, have lost interest in the project again!!
It will go back in the box and re-emerge some other day.
BUT it did the job that was intended…..
Stay tuned for more!!
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