Bloggers Quilt Festival at Amy's Creative Side! I think this is my 7th time participating. It is so fun to see all the quilts and I even won some thread once. This year we are to identify which category we want to be listed under. This is both hand appliqued and hand quilted. But since I like the prize better for the hand quilted category, please nominate me for that one if you are so inclined.
This quilt started way back in the spring of 2011. I even created a tutorial on back basting applique while I was working on the first block, which is now the bottom left corner.
The pattern is by Esther Aliu and was a mystery quilt along called Heart's Desire.
I created the green border from all the green batiks I'd gathered for the leaves.
Which I have to say was the right