oh boy... searching the net for FUN STUFF.. some FREE STUFF...
Free cutie patootie pincushion pattern from Moda CLICK HERE
Need a new 'tool belt'... whip up an apron with a bunch-o-pockets!! CLICK HERE to learn how!
Yesterday's comments to my post were so interesting to me.. people are very passionate about their backing fabric... or not!!! I'm in the 'or not' category. If only the wall will see the back of a quilt... and even IF people see the back.. it's not where I spend a lot of time coordinating fabric... my backs often have nothing to do with the front... just saying!
I've been fascinated with back art since I learned to quilt... my backs RARELY go with the front as I'm a use it up kind of gal. But there is a wave of quilts being done right now with cool back art.. it's another quilt.. only much simpler.. using up the fabric that did not find it's way to the front! See the front of this quilt by clicking HERE.
Some of you are super particular about your backs.. which is GREAT!! I think we should have a "Back Art Challenge"... what do you think? Post photos of your quilt backs and I'll get a celebrity judge in for this?? Tell me what you think in the comments!
oh.... what did I do with the fabric from yesterday? It needs to cook a bit longer.. it's not ready to be hidden on the back of a wall hanging never to be seen again... I took it's PHOTO after all... there is some strong love still happening for that fabric! It's now in the blue bin in my studio... a very light tonal went on the back of the quilt!
And a thought