Saturday, September 3, 2011

Florabunda Block and a Giveaway

I have neglected you, but I have been so very busy!  First, I was completing a project for a magazine, which I can't tell you any more about right now, but I am so excited! Secondly, I have just finished fusing together my first block for the Florabunda Block of the Month by Erin Russek. Here it is.......


I took a class with Sue Nichols a couple of years ago and I am using her raw edge applique techniques. I figure if she can win national blue ribbons with it, it holds some promise. ;-)

The Florabunda blocks are no longer available for free, but you can purchase them from Erin's website. She is doing a new block of the month right now called "My Tweets." You can still get in on this one with some free blocks at her blog. I am collecting those to do later.




Free Quilt Pattern - WAY easier than it looks

I recently came across a new-to-me source for free quilt patterns. This one is going on my must-make list. How cute would this be in ...