Flora Joy: Starry Night Embellishment Tutorial

Take a look at Flora’s technique for embellishing the cypress trees in Starry Night featured in her book, Trispective. A great embellishment technique creating texture and adding sparkle to your favorite project.    In this painting the cypress trees seemed to jump right out of the fabric and request festive treatment. I decided to try the…

Language of Flowers

The blocks in Kathy McNeil’s Language of Flowers quilt convey heartfelt messages through lovely appliqué tussie mussies. Each of the nine blocks include three floral symbols, bordered with an oval frame and appliqué lace work. The quilt measures 48½” x 52″ before adding the scalloped 3″ outer border. You can order the complete pattern or start…