Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Intro and my first block


Hello everyone, I am so happy that I now belong to this wonderful blog! My name is Jane and I live in Wales (UK). For months I have been following this blog, and have been in awe of all the wonderful work you all do. I just love seeing the different colours and fabrics, and the finished quilts are amazing!

Around Christmas I ordered the patterns, but because of a house move it took me some while to get this block done. Anyway here it is! Happy stitching!
Jane

15 comments:

  1. Jane,your first block is gorgeous. I just love your choice of fabrics.How clever to center the horse motif on the vase. I am looking forward to seeing your future blocks.

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  2. dear jane,wonderful first block,i love your two birds and the vase,happy stitching,susi

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  3. What a wonderful first block!! I love the dark leaves - great fabric selection. The birds and the urn are also wonderful. I look forward to seeing more of your blocks!

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  4. Welcome Jane
    Love the birds. D.H. still thinks they are sycamore leaves but thoes who think they are birds have achived a stronger visual result. (from someone who hasn't attempted that block yet)
    Happy Stitching Terry

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  5. Welcome once again Jane. Love your first block and yes the horse is fabulous on the urn. Look forward to seeing more.
    Lizzie
    xxx

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  6. Welcome Jane, Great block, Love the birds and the horse.
    Happy Stitching...
    Cheri

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  7. Wow...you knocked my socks off! My daughter, the horse gal, and I LOVE the horse on the urn. All your fabrics are great...the fussy-cut leaves with the leaf motifs are really cool. Welcome aboard and I look forward to your next entry!

    In stitches,
    Teresa :o)

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  8. Welcome Jane, your first block is gorgeous, gorgeous!!! I'm glad you decided to joined us. I haven't got back to work on my quilt since Christmas. Life is just roll-on with too many quilts and little time! - Hugs Nat

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  9. Hi Jane
    Just so love your two birds. They are perfect.
    Have fun with the next block
    Cheers
    Lynne

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  10. Welcome Jane! Your first block is gorgeous! I love the birds and urn and the great fabric. It is perfect!

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  11. Hello Jane and welcome aboard, Your block is a beauty. I love the leaves, the vase and the apples. The block is really great. Enjoy the next one. Looking forward seeing your choice of fabric.

    Take care
    Paula

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  12. Jane your block is beauty,it is perfect.
    CONGRATULATION.

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  13. Hi Jane, I love your first block! Is said WOW out loud, it's just beautiful. I am originally from South Wales (Llanbradach) now live in Canberra, Australia. Looking forward to seeing more of your lovely work!

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  14. Wow, LOVE the fabrics!! Your work is just beautiful. I love how you made use of the pattern to make the birds' eyes!

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  15. I ove the horse on the vase. It looks so elegant!

    Greetings from the Rhine,
    Britta

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