Dot to Dot
30″ x 30″
The above outline has been left colorless so you can create your own design without creative influence. Play with palettes, complementary colors, analogous colors, where ever your mood takes you. Print out the above image, grab your markers and play!
Background Fabric – 1 yard
Circles – 5″ scraps
Backing – 1 yard
Binding – 1/4 yard
This is an oversized PDF. When printing, select Poster. Make sure the Cut Marks box is checked and set the Overlap. I like a 1″ overlap.
Select the Mylar circle sizes from Karen Kay Buckley’s circle sets. If you don’t like a size used in the pattern, change it for the size you want.
Using your fabric scraps, prepare the circles.
If you aren’t familiar with making applique circles, let Karen Kay Buckley show you how.
Use the pattern for placement or use the diagram below as a guide and stitch your applique circles in place.
Using 2-3 strands of embroidery floss, Big Stitch around the circles varying the distance from one to another by 1/2″ to 2″.
The solid line is Back Stitched.
Once the embroidery is finished, layer the quilt top with the batting and backing.
Quilt or tack as desired and bind.