My first applique block

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by Zahboo, Jan 25, 2010.

  1. Zahboo

    Zahboo Simply Stated

    Feb 3, 2009
    Hope Mills, NC
    I don't know if I did it right, or even if it's technically applique, but I like it. It's a modified version of Sunbonnet Sue. I haven't finished yet, but almost!

  2. Cindiloohoo

    Cindiloohoo Quiet as a Church Mouse

    Dec 19, 2009
    Southwest TN
    Looks nice! Good job [​IMG]
  3. Zahboo

    Zahboo Simply Stated

    Feb 3, 2009
    Hope Mills, NC
  4. Zahboo

    Zahboo Simply Stated

    Feb 3, 2009
    Hope Mills, NC
    Got the top done and I LOVE this one. The colors are all wrong on the computer screen thanks to webcam picture. They are ery bright, baby colors.


    Honest opinions?
  5. ChicknJ

    ChicknJ Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 7, 2008
    Central Florida
    [​IMG] wow, great job. I was going to try doing exactly what you did, appliquing something to a charm square then use it in a quilt. Way to go, I think it looks great. You are amazingly fast with picking this up, [​IMG]

    Did you cut the Sunbonnet Sue out? I saw some butterflies, bears and other cute little pre-cut appliques in Keepsake Quilting catolog I was going to start with.
  6. CedarRidgeChicks

    CedarRidgeChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 5, 2009
    Adair Co.Ky
    [​IMG]..doing good!!
  7. Acre of Blessings

    Acre of Blessings Canning/Sewing Addict

    Apr 3, 2008
    Axton, VA
    Good Job Zahboo looks like we have hooked another young'un for future quilting swaps [​IMG]
  8. verthandi

    verthandi Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 18, 2007
    I remain totally amazed at how fast you are learning to quilt! You go! I find applique hard to do and I think you are doing great.
  9. Turkenlover

    Turkenlover Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 14, 2010
    Congrats! I am still too scared to try applique, so you go!!! [​IMG]
  10. saddina

    saddina Internally Deranged

    May 2, 2009
    Desert, CA
    Love it. My baby quilt my mother made was also a sun bonnet sue pattern.

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