Category Archives: Africa Quilt

Africa Quilt – Giraffe

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.

Julie’s giraffe with hand embellished manes.

Betty's Giraffe using no-sew applique

Betty’s Giraffe using no-sew applique

Karin's giraffe with traced shapes ...

Karin’s giraffe with traced shapes …

RobynsPatch giraffe has eyes yet to be appliquéd.

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…

RobynsPatch

 

 

Africa Quilt – Lion

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.

Africa Quilt - Lion

Betty H’s Lion

Africa Quilt - Lion

Julie A’s Lion

Africa Quilt - Lion

Sue C’s punk Lion is awaiting his earing ….

Africa Quilt - Lion

RobynsPatch Lion

Some are yet to be stitched down with machine blanket stitch – that’s yet more hours of work as the mane is intricate.

 

Africa Quilt – Zebra

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 Cz

Sue C’s going all out with alternative colours …

Julie Az

Julie A’s zebra …

Diannez

Dianne’s zebra …

Betty Hz

Betty H’s zebra is keeping it’s eye on you …

Robyn Rz

and the RobynsPatch zebra ….