Usually I make a mini quilt after being inspired by the colours or block patterns that I see in a full size quilt. These days I am often inspired by quilts that I see on my favorite quilt blogs.
Such was the case with my mini leaf quilt that you can see here. It was so much fun to sew that I taught it to my mini quilt class in November. It was amazing to me how different each quilt is because they all started with the same instructions, to bring 2.5" x 3.5" scraps of fall fabrics.
We met again this week to sew up a Christmas mini (which I will show in January) and here are some of their finished leaf quilts. I am posting each one separately so you can click on them and see the colours, fabrics, and quilting up close. (Sorry about the spacing problems...blogger won't play nice with me today!)
Barb's leaves (Barb quilt comes with a song track...softly hum to yourse
Susan' leaves (another Susan - yes, 2 Susan's in the same class!)
Nancy's leaves (she gave herself a stitching challenge - can you see the triangle quilting and
P.S. Advance notice to blog stalkers...I am going to surprise you by posting more frequently this week!