InstructionsI used and altered clip art for the applique elements to fit my design. I just used a combo of fabrics and colors I liked for the aurora and cut them in a wavy pattern and pieced them together. Figuring out just how to do that was probably the most difficult part of this simple little quilt. I took it along on a fishing trip and I and a sister-in-law hand quilted when we weren't down at the ...
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Type of item: Home Decor
Style: Cute, Casual, Whimsical
Cotton quilting fabrics, basic sewing supplies and equipment, clip art for applique ideas
What was your inspiration?
A quilt for a new baby.
What are you most proud of?
I like the expression the seal seems to express as he covets the little boy's fish.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Don't be afraid to use clip art and other resources to assist in designs. Just be careful of how you use copyrighted materials.