Saturday, October 16, 2010

hello birdie FINISH!!!!

A finish!  Nothing like it.  Except, of course, starting something new, but lets not go there today!


hello birdie!


Some close ups of my hand quilting...

Some outline quilting:


A spiral pattern in the pink feather:

The back of the bird:


Binding attached by hand last night:


I thoroughly enjoyed this little project.  I really love doing things by hand and seem to be using the machine less and less these days.

6 comments:

Kathie said...

adorable!
so what will you make next?

Kathleen said...

Amazing! Well done. I love how you've done a different hand-quilting pattern for each petal

jo said...

it's gorgeous, sar!! xx

Jackie said...

I totally love it!!

Darla said...

WOW! sarah, that looks so gorgeous! sucha sweet, beautiful birdie! i love what you are doing by hand as well. just lovely. my fav bit is all the individual flowers on the wing. lovely xox

Cathy said...

I just love your Hello Birdie!!! Also love the perle cotton for quilting!