I have found the name of this pattern and where it was published. It is called Tahitian Postage Stamp and was featured on the cover of Quilt World Magazine May 1988. I tried to find the link to the…Continue
"I have a Brother Dream Machine Chef. It allows me to scan in drawings and digitize them in layers to make machine applique. As you can see, though, you have to do some work to get them just right. These need some editing and cleaning up on the…"
"So, here was my test block. Needs some work cleaning up the satin stitching. I am not sure if I like this or not. Still working on what I want to do. I do like the bright colors and the seaweed on this block. "
"So, here are my background choice. The first light blue is actually darker than the photo shows-it is like a powder blue. The last one is an aqua that is actually not as dark as the photo shows. What do you ladies think I should use?"
"No problem on the backgrounds as I have many many blue batiks that I believe will work. I have a couple of ideas. Would an Puffin work or does it need to be something IN the Sea? Puffin live on the shore. I have another block in mind but need to…"