Wednesday, March 02, 2016


In the words of fellow member Heather Dubreuil "Monday marked the twelfth and final "unveiling" in our second series for the 12 by the dozen group. Every three months for the last three years, we have set a challenge for ourselves: to make a small A4  piece highlighting a particular colour. This time Dianne chose "yellow" as our theme and, unlike the rest of the group I wasn't inspired. I chose instead to use this as an exercise in varying the thread colour and quilting pattern to observe the effects.
Interestingly the threads varied from a mustard yellow to white in colour and from 12 to 50 in weight. There's a rayon thread in there as well as cotton and polycotton. All of this is totally over-ridden by the quilting patterns:

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