Saturday, July 18, 2015

The Ophan Block Top...continued



I allowed myself a bit of studio time this morning to play with the orphan blocks. You can see I added some black and white striped fabric. And yes, I have more orphan blocks to go. I like the current width of the quilt, but I plan to add more to the bottom. This thing is almost done!  And it's so ugly, that I think it's pretty cool, and pretty in it's own ugly way.  I will always think of my Birthday Block friends when I use this quilt.


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  1. your orphan blocks are telling me to get all my practise pieces out and make a quilt of them mind you that will have to wait until some of the projects I have on the go are completed!

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  2. Ugly? Nope! Funky? Yes! Such lovely memories to hold in your quilt. Lovely bright colours.

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  3. love the black and white stripe!!

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  4. Oh, there's nothing ugly about it! Coordination and symmetry are beautiful but let's never overlook the wild, natural beauty of controlled chaos! This quilt is like a roadside field of wildflowers. It's just breathtakingly awesome! :)

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    1. I second that Phantom-Rose! Couldn't have said it better.

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