Yes, I've done some more Foundation Paper Piecing. This time, to test a 5" ladybird block, for Juliet, over at Tartankiwi. I love this little ladybird.
As it was two months since I had attended the class on sewing a Mariners Compass, I needed to do a bit of reading on Foundation Paper Piecing. These are the two sites I found the most helpful:
I thoroughly enjoyed my second experience with Foundation Piecing and am keen to do more in 2013.
|Preview of Juliet's Ladybird block pattern...
Polka dot fabric is the obvious choice to make this cute, little ladybird. Juliet's used a large polka dot on her 5" Ladybird block.
You'll be able to make your own ladybird, as the pattern will be released soon, along with a 5" butterfly. If you are into Foundation Paper Piecing, check out the free patterns already available, over at Tartankiwi:
I'm thinking this little ladybird might end up on the front of a bag, but I'm not sure. What would you suggest?