Block Four: Sunflower

Sheesh… this one was just a bit of a challenge for someone that hasn’t done hand applique in over 10 years – and now week four is under my belt.  I don’t have a lot to say, just awfully glad that I don’t have to hold my breath any longer.  It’s done, it’s done, it’s done!

Okay, so I have one thing to say about it; while I greatly admire hand applique, I think that I’d just as soon somebody hold a blowtorch to my feet and force feed me raw pig intestines while Lawrence Welk golden moldies play on a continuous loop rather than do hand work.

That does sound a little harsh – but… have I mentioned that it’s done?

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6 thoughts on “Block Four: Sunflower

  1. jotokla Post author

    Thank you, ma’am. Much appreciated. I was just sitting here patting myself on the back for working through this block when it hit me – I have to do another one in the Liberty fabrics – OMG!

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  2. jotokla Post author

    Thanks Donnell – you’ll be seeing a lot of those same colors in this quilt. I was just looking at this block again today. Really need to get off my bigoldfatone and get it blocked.

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  3. Chris

    There’s something about this block that makes me smile. It’s aesthetically pleasing, and I can totally appreciate the work that must have gone into laying out a nine-pointed design.

    Nicely done!

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