What a busy month.
It seems to have
Like many of you
I have attempted and continue
to complete several unfinished projects.
My June mini is an applique and
pieced pattern started in November,2019
as a QAL with Sharon Keightley.
The Secret Garden
22" x 34"
I was using the pattern from
It was a wonderful pattern to
use up little bits of leftover fabrics.
All those sweet scraps
were sewn into wonderful
It also was a good project to
machine applique the leaves
as well as, layers of circles
that created flowers.
The stems and flowers
flowed gently out of the 4 corner vases
for the outer border.
My purple salvia
is a good backdrop
for this scrappy garden design.
As well as, the purple penstemon flowers
and sulfur yellow buckwheat
I actually had to run out and quickly take
these photos as it looked like
it was going to start hailing any second.
If that happened, the flowers would
be completely trampled and been
a colorful flower mush.
It happens here a lot, but
fortunately, this time
it turned out just to be
rain, which we always need.
The month of June may have faded away,
but this little secret garden quilt
will be a reminder of one of
summer's happy month.
Need some wonderful inspiration?
Check out the Wendy's blog, The Constant Quilter,
for links to the other
Monthly Mini Makers.
You'll be glad you did!
Until Next Time-