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- The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt – Block #14October 29, 1933 Block No. 14 – The Pansy (text) The pansy, No. 14 of the Modernistic Flower Quilt, is a more modest flower in nature than it need appear on the quilt. It has been made large enough to compete with more flamboyant blossoms and to give its own attractiveness a fair showing. For… Continue reading The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt – Block #14
- Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt #5 ~ California PoppyWhen Nancy announced to the members of the quilt club that the poppy would be the next flower in Grandmother’s quilt there arose a great discussion as to whether it should be the Shirley poppy, the California flower or the poppy that covers Flanders field. Of course, these vary in size and shape of petals,… Continue reading Grandma’s Flower Garden Quilt #5 ~ California Poppy
- Workbasket ~ A Little of This…For the baby shower, one of the activities was to decorate onsies. GmaC took one home to tie-dye one. I held one back to embroider. The flower basket iron-on pattern didn’t transfer very well to begin with. Letting the onesie sit around for a week or two, only allowed it to fade further. The solution… Continue reading Workbasket ~ A Little of This…