Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Bird of Paradise block

I am so happy to have this block finished! It took me a long time to work up the courage to make that tail. In the end I used an overlay to place and applique the feathers. I was pleased with the results :0) I really liked Lurline and Teresa's birds so I tried to draw mine to look like theirs. Thank you so much to everyone for all your inspiration! Am I the only one having trouble leaving comments on this blog?

3 comments:

  1. He is gorgeous, I too put him off, was frightened to start, but ended up really enjoying him, only 5 leaves was areal bonus. No, you are not alone having trouble leaving comments, I have all but finished my last block, and still cannot get a photograph onto the blog!

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  2. Janet, the tail feathers turned out beautiful. It was an intimidating block to begin. I have had some trouble with blogger also, sometimes it helps me to not check the remember me box and just sign in every time.

    Happy Stitching,
    Cheri

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  3. Great job on the bird, it looks great. I too have difficulty posting on this blog if I am using Firefox. But on Internet Explorer it is OK. Can't figure out why.

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