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Let Them Eat Cake

I just finished the block for the chocolate block swap. This is a 12 x 12 block. It was fun to make and I used several techniques. The added color was done with fabric markers, regular markers, and water color pencils. I really like the way the water color pencils work on fabric. You just have to watch how much water gets on the fabric and you might want to pre wash the fabric too. It's fun to experiment with. I'm not real happy with my cake slice. It's too stiff. Each little quilt is a learning experience thou and I'll know better next time.

So now on to the next quilt on my to do list. Hopefully I'll be getting that started next week. The sketch is done and I just need to make my pattern. Several parts of this next small quilt aren't too clear in my mind, but I normally figure that out while making the pattern. At least I hope so. It needs to be done by the end of Feb.

Comments

Barb said…
That is really nice, I like what you have done!1
maggi said…
It looks great finished. Good enough to eat!

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