Saturday, June 2, 2012

CQJP - Daily Detail

I was finally inspired, after receiving & pouring over Allie Aller's book,   with so many ideas for treating Mom's photo - this is what I wound up doing:


I love the vintage buttons here. This seems perfect to me, and I'm very happy with it.
Work on this block is going very slowly, not sure why. Allie's book really recharged my thought processes, though so I'm sure I will get a lot done this weekend...if I can stay off this computer!

Today is such a lovely day, very sunny but cool and breezy. I have the windows open, reminds me of home somehow. 

I would love to hear your thoughts.

Oh, and do stop by the Alzheimer's Art Quilt Initiative June Auction to day - my quilt is up for auction - "For Aunt Mae".

Happy stitching!





2 comments:

  1. Very pretty treatment of your mom's picture! Lots of family resemblance there!

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  2. This is a really nice treatment. The little stitched roses and twisted ribbon are sweet and the buttons and rose in the corner anchor it nicely. Love the photo. (BTW, I know what you mean about staying off the computer!)

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