Sometimes the best way to learn a lesson isn’t just hearing the words, but putting it into practice by experimenting with it and finding its truth for yourself instead of taking someone else’s word for it.”
I’ve been away for awhile- – – Life calling….
I found this wonderful square, designed by Laura Wheeler and published in the ‘Cincinnati Enquirer’ in the 1930’s. It’s called ‘Hidden Flower’. I really wanted to see how it fit together and how it assembled. So by digging in my stash, I came up with some possibilities and put together a couple of Blocks.
The quarter circles were large enough to add some machine and hand appliquéd highlights. Now to translate this into materials for which I actually have enough yardage. . . .
The piece is 26×52″. It looks like the color is draining out of the bottom. Haven’t decided on a name. Any suggestions?
It is also hand quilted