October 20, 2019
”Lone Star Done and Hung”
I wrote this post back on September 25th, when I finished the Lone Star that I thought worked best outside my quilt room.
Then I fell in love…
Here’s what I wrote in September:
This version works exactly as I wanted on the wall outside my quilt room.
That luscious background color is Kona’s “Nightfall.” I’ve fallen in love with it.
I had to patch nail holes and do some touch up painting on this wall. Didn’t it come out nicely?
HEre’s the view into my quilt room.
THEN, I finished quilting the patchwork version that I just thought would be fun. And, I fell in love with it.
Here’s what exists now, in mid-October:
And here’s the quilt room now with the other Lone Star moved in and the little piece I did in a Timna Tarr workshop relocated—on the far left.
Now I’m happy!
And I’ve moved on to finish up working on the Radiating Log Cabin blocks I had wanted to make from Season 1 of the Color Collective—more on that to come.
AND, I’m itching to start Season 2. Look at the quilt Tara Faughnan made from the first block of Season 2:
It’s another freezer paper method! I loved learning that method in Season 1.