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Dresden Sunflower

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Sunny Days pillow

Created in this Craftsy class

Craftsy Block of the Month 2012 taught by Amy Gibson

In Craftsy's first-ever Block of the Month, Amy Gibson brings you 10 specific quilting techniques - appliqué, string quilting, paper piecing and more.

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Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Classic
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What materials did you use? Plain linen and quilting cotton

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What are you most proud of? The machine embroidery, which I had never tried before.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? An Ez Dresden ruler will make cutting out the patches for the sunflower petals quick and easy

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Very pretty colors!

07/19/2012 Flag

Thanks I have been hoarding the yellow and gold fabrics for this for some time waiting for the right project!

07/22/2012 Flag

This is beautiful. Really love the colors and the decorative stiches.

07/19/2012 Flag

Thanks, I really enjoyed making it.

07/22/2012 Flag

It made me think of a sunflower before I saw the name.

07/21/2012 Flag

I am delighted to hear that, it was exactly what I hoped to achieve. Thanks!

07/22/2012 Flag

I love sunflowers and this is great.

08/20/2012 Flag

Thanks Heather, sunflowers make me smile!

09/03/2012 Flag

The sunflowers in my garden are covered with gold finches today!

09/03/2012 Flag

Where do I find the template to make the sunflower

04/11/2015 Flag

The templates are available in the 2012 Block of the Month class. Look through the list of lessons for the Dresden Plate block

04/13/2015 Flag