The Africa Quilt designed by Pauline at PU, has the Pascoe Patchers up to their ‘necks’ in fusible web as the third block is appliquéd down onto their backgrounds.
Julie’s giraffe with hand embellished manes.
Betty’s Giraffe using no-sew applique
Karin’s giraffe with traced shapes …
RobynsPatch giraffe has eyes yet to be appliquéd and embellishment.
This time, with such tiny pieces, permanent fusible is being used as a technique instead of blanket stitch appliqué.
Wonder what the next animal will be…
The Africa Quilt designed by Pauline at PU, has the Pascoe Patchers up to their ‘manes’ in fusible web as the second block is appliquéd down onto their backgrounds.
Betty H’s Lion
Julie A’s Lion
Sue C’s punk Lion is awaiting his earing ….
Some are yet to be stitched down with machine blanket stitch – that’s yet more hours of work as the mane is intricate.
Creativity abound’s in the fingertips of patchworker Pauline. This year her major quilt design has a theme of ‘Africa’, and in particular the iconic animals of the continent.
This block a month course began with a ‘Grant’s Zebra’. Pauline has researched interesting facts that help us with understanding the pattern when we appliqué.
And the results so far are …..
Sue C’s going all out with alternative colours …
Julie A’s zebra …
Dianne’s zebra …
Betty H’s zebra is keeping it’s eye on you …
and the RobynsPatch zebra ….