Thursday, October 1, 2009

Vicksburg Block #2

Dawn over at Linen Closet Quilts is
having a Free BOM.
Pat Sloan has set up a Forum and
also a Flickr group for our photos.
~Thanks Pat!

If you are interested in joining -
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Here's my Block #2

I used the freezer paper (under) method instead
of my usual back-basting method for this block.
It's been awhile since I appliqued with freezer
paper - I had to brush up!

For the rosebud - I chose a three dimensional look.
You cut a circle - fold the circle in half - fold the left
side to the middle - then the right side to the middle
overlapping a wee bit. Take a needle & thread and
about 1/8" from the bottom make a running stitch
and gather just a little. And there you have your

Hope you all will come on over and join us
for the fun!