Sep 9, 2011

Field of Poppies

 Today I am at the Quilt Expo but I scheduled this to show you my newest quilt.
I began this on Monday and work on it thru Wed.  I am this far.  More is still to be added.

Detail shot of one poppy.
I am pretty happy with it so far.  It is fun and makes me feel happy when looking at it.  You can see I couched some yarn for the stems of the buds.  I also pieced the background and quilted it first.  

I will let you know how the Expo turns out.  I am sure I will have fun and find lots of fabulous fabrics.


WoolenSails said...

That is definitely a fun piece, wonderful colros and shades, bring it all alive. Have fun at the expo.


Terri Stegmiller said...

Ooooo, I'm very much liking it!

Exuberantcolor/Wanda S Hanson said...

I like it too. Those are interesting fabrics that you chose for your background piecing.

Libby Fife said...

You do the best poppies, honestly!

Have a good time at the Expo and be sure and report back:)

Marilyn said...

Barbara, this is such an interesting quilt. Love the colors and fabric selections. I'm pretty new to art quilting and your blog is giving me alot of inspiration!

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