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InstructionsI was practicing some design elements on this quilt (echoing and layering the feathers).
The embroidered piece is something I made from the Stupendous Stitching Craftsy class. (it is 4" x 10.5").
I only did a few quilting lines behind the embroidered piece so that the area would remain puffy, and the embroidered piece would appear to float on the quilt. The embroidered piece was tacked ...
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Type of item: Home Decor
Rust coloured Kona cotton, and cotton batting with half a layer of wool batting on top. All the free motion quilting is done with Invisafil 100Wt thread. The piece is 15" x 20".
What was your inspiration?
I wanted to make a frame for a contemporary art quilt. I thought the contrast between traditional and modern quilting would be interesting.
What are you most proud of?
How the whole piece turned out.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Have fun and try new things.