I love animals. It was so fun to bring these characters to life. Their expressions just make people smile. There are 9 animals in the Zoo Series, make them individually or combine them for a whole quilt. Enjoy. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Basic quilting skills. The elephant can be hand or machine stitched or fused. Choose any method that works for you. The instructions included with this pattern make it possible for everyone to be successful, if you chose to hand applique. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Appoximately 18"x 24" depending on border size.