QUILT INFO

I used an Electric Quilt applique design and modified it slightly to make this basket block.

Friday, September 30, 2016

Baby Emma Block and More

I have been working on long term quilt projects and needed a break from them.  The colors of fall are among my favorite so a fall color wall hanging is what I decided to work on.  I am using Jo Morton's "Baby Emma" pattern.  She designed a large applique quilt named "Emma" and has used the applique design in making a wall hanging size piece.  This is the center block for the quil and will be trimmed to 16" square.  Needle turn applique method.  I still need to cut out the surrounding pieced border parts.





I have another block done for the "Beyond the Cherry Trees" quilt I am working on.  It is very similar to a previous block.  On this one, the center section is blank and is to have a quilting design in that section.


I am heading back to the sewing room.

28 comments:

  1. Lovely blocks! Love the Fall one!! Such pretty fabrics.

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  2. I really enjoy following along with your applique blocks. I probably won't ever make any or at least as many and as well as you do, so I truly appreciate the time and skill involved. Thanks for sharing them!

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  3. Karen!!!
    bloque muy bonitos. el otoño es mi favorito,
    me encantan los colores
    buen fin de semana

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  4. Love your fall block Karen. I did my very first needle turn block last week. I need lots of practice but I thoroughly enjoyed it. I will be doing more. Any beginner books or tips?

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  5. Love the warm, Fall colors of the Baby Emma block.
    Those tiny yellow pieces on the BTCT block look like they would be a major challenge to do the needle turned applique!

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  6. Those are both just beautiful! You must like balance as they are both so very well balanced within the block. Makes them very easy to admire. What fine work you do.

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  7. Oh, so pretty! The red n green is my fave.

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  8. That is such a beautiful color combination, both blocks are beautifully done.

    Debbie

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  9. Both blocks are very pretty. Your work is always so perfect.

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  10. Just lovely blocks--Baby Emma is beautiful..cool and rainy here--Autumn has arrived at long last--my favorite season hugs, Julierose

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  11. dear karen,lovely blocks,autumn is my favourite season too,susi

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  12. Beautiful block! Love the autumn colors too!

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  13. great fall colors on that black background! nice applique.

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  14. Baby Emma looks gorgeous in Fall colors!
    Your BTCT block is also beautiful.

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  15. I'm an Autumn Baby and I adore your block. It grabs me...lol Your beyond the cherry tree is going to be beautiful. Hugs

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  16. You must be getting fast at your applique. Sure is lovely!!

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  17. Love the fabrics in your fall block !!!!!

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  18. So love Fall and all the colors....wonderful Fall block.

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  19. Very pretty, Karen! And I love the header :o)

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  20. WOW!!! love your fall projects...beautiful applique work!

    Carolyn

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  21. love the baby emma...i made the wallhanging a few years back...the colors are soo gorgeous and very autumnal...

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  22. Awesome fall colors in your latest applique block. The wool Halloween mat is too cute!

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  23. Love your blocks and your header too. Fall colors are gorgeous.

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  24. The blocks are really pretty ♥

    summerdaisycottage.blogspot.com

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  25. Oh i Love that block, Beyond the Cherry Tree, Very nice Karen, Hugs, Mary

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