My Life On The Canadian Flatlands
This quilt was made without an initial design plan. I started with the big maple
leaf in the centre, and choosing two fabrics that would be suitable for the background.
I then added a backing and batting, but thought the batting made it too fluffy, so
I ironed the three layers until the batting was compressed. After that I continued
to add fabrics, beads and other embellishments until I thought the quilt looked finished.
I satin stitched the quilt around the perimeter to finish.
Size: 18” by 16.5” (46 cm by 42 cm)