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Thread Painting and FMQ a panel.

Old 08-07-2013, 11:58 AM
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A summer birdhouse panel I bought last year, not really for any special purpose. So I decided to play with threads and color to FMQ the panel. I used lots of different designs on the green areas and matched threads with panel colors. I used a wood look design on the birdhouse. It was fun. I have given classes on FMQ and I like to show ways you can enjoy practicing and learning with simple ideas. I have several classes coming up in the next month and will use this for an example of many different completely free motion designs. Try a small printed block and make pillows or hotpads. I want to encourage anyone that they can do this!img_5811-001.jpgimg_5806-001.jpgimg_5807-001.jpgimg_5809-001.jpg

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Old 08-07-2013, 12:11 PM
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amazing...I will be looking at panels in a different way now
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Old 08-07-2013, 12:44 PM
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Sew pretty!!!!
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you did shop owners a big favor for the big question, what do I do with it.
such beautiful work!!!!!
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You did a fantastic job on your thread art!
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Old 08-07-2013, 01:58 PM
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Wow, that's pretty!!!
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Old 08-07-2013, 02:16 PM
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WOW! You sure brought that panel to life!!! Thanks for your encouragement and examples!
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Old 08-07-2013, 02:24 PM
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Your quilting is beautiful!!!!!I love how you made this panel come to life. Very pretty panel, too.
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Beautiful quilt!!!
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Sew pretty. Love your FMQ!
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