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InstructionsI quilted the green practice in a thread that matched too well and the design showed up beautifully when flat and viewed on a table. But when put on a wall, the design got lost in the mottled fabric. So this time, I used silver, a pale pale grey thread on the bright red. The quilting design shows well on the mottled fabric because of the high contrast thread.. The project is actually ...
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Red mottled cotton was used. I used a stencil (38" wholecloth design from Stencil company) to get the circles and those outer arches. I used my diamond ruler for rotary cutting to get the diamonds in the center which are divided fourths. All the components are very simple in shape.
What was your inspiration?
Design It Quilt It class
What are you most proud of?
I am learning
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Do a small piece to test colors and thread