Instead of continuing to complain about the stupidly hot weather here, I am trying to use the heat as an excuse to stay in my basement sewing studio (aka The Sewing Dungeon) and just sew. Here is one small recently compleated commission project:
If I had made it for myself, I probably would have it say "Home Sweat Home". But like I said, I am trying to stop complaining about the heat.
Two have button eyes (which is my favorite way to do eyes), and one has child safe eyes made of ultrasuede. I learned one thing doing the child safe dog... rainbow printed ric rac is only rainbow colored on one side. It is not the best for an edging use like this.
Barnes and Noble is having a sale on the book "Art Quilt Portfolio: The Natural World" by Martha Sielman. You can get a LOT of pictures of beautiful quilts by clicking here and spending just $12.47. This book contains a picture of my quilt "Golden Bird". Here is a detail of that quilt: