Getting a finished quilt together is often a series of many, many little steps for me. If I'm restless and afflicted with the can't-stick-with-any-one-thing syndrome, I'll jump from project to project like a grasshopper trying to find the perfect leaf to munch on. As you can see below, for once I actually remembered to take care of the excess fabric behind the applique! With hand quilting, this can be a frustrating detail to overlook.
|Cutting the excess out from behind the applique....|
|Sewing on the background fabric to some of the Big Stars.|
|One stack reminds me of the brilliant fall colors. The other one|
has some funky green fabrics that are really stretching my imagination....
|And another fabric stack with less coral and more pink,|
less gold and more subtle yellows....
|And yet another.....|