Quilts of Valor #3 – Quilt Pattern Autitions

So I would really like to do some ruler work on this quilt because I think it would really accent the block shapes nicely. Like echoed lines (ok, so I did the lines free hand, on the quilt I would use a ruler. Believe me!).
Ruler concepts
Or radiating lines, or radiating arcs.
Ruler conceptsWhile these would look good, I worry about how long they will take. And I need to get this done quickly. I know that I can do feathers FAST. But, how do I fit feathers in these odd shapes?

Feather concepts Feather concepts Feather concepts
I like all 3 concepts. And since all the blocks are different, I think I’ll mix it up on the quilt and do all different feathers too. So that works for the backgrounds on the blocks. But what about inside the odd shapes?
Feather concepts

Feather concepts
Yea, those will work. Ok, getting closer!!! I’ll do the feathers in the white / lighter areas. But I am thinking different fill patterns for the colored areas.

Fill Concepts - paisleys Fill Concepts - pebbles Fill Concepts - swirls Fill Concepts - Hook swirls Fill Concepts - Wavy Cross HatchYep, I think this will work! Now I just need to put needle to fabric!!!!

QOV #3


About NotYourNormalSteam

I love to make things, food, paper, fabric, the medium doesn’t really matter. I am also an obsessive planner. The day after Christmas I am already working out plans for the next year.
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