Okay, so, I'm in a but of a lull in terms of sewing. Well, maybe it's a lull in actual project completion! Instead of sewing the past few nights, I 1) sat down with my hubby and watched a movie (which was wonderful), 2) doodled out a robot on graph paper to see if I can paper piece one for the back of Elliott's quilt:
and 3) went to my first ever sewing class last night. This has left little to no room for actual project completion of any sort!
On a happy note.
I wanted to share some lovely fabric that I got in the mail last week - it's from the Far Far Away III collection by Heather Ross and has been out for a while (though I just stumbled upon it recently due to my 'newness' to fabric shopping)! All I have to say, is 'Guitars in Pink'
The fabric is partial linen and the feel of it is wonderful. I generally buy quilting cotton, as most of my time is spent on actual quilting, but after making the penguin backpack I knew that I needed some other types of fabric to explore creativity options! The problem is, I just don't want this material to get dirty, so I'm not sure what to use it for (like making a kids bag is out of the question)! :)
There are still some shops that have this material and others in the collection available, like Bloomerie, but I think it's getting scarce!
On a happier note.
I was able to finish this 34x34 section of the back of Elliott's quilt. I still have a long way to go with more scrappy sewing, but it's coming along!
On an even happier note.
I stumbled upon this wonderful reminder in Arlyn's room this morning.
I love little reminders like this.
I hope you're all having a rainbow filled day...and if you're not, one must be on its way!