I've actually finished the placemats and coasters set! ... Ok, you can get up off the floor from the shock now! :-)
I started these at a few weeks ago at a Karin Hellaby class at the Festival Of Quilts. The patchwork design is called Simple Pineapple which is a Karin designed version of the traditional pineapple.
|Yer yer, I know; a dog free photo is a challenge for me!|
|At least there aren't any dogs at the table!|
The techniques involved include patchwork, machine quilting and hand sewing the home-made binding in place.
I've made the backing fabric two different colours on both the coasters and the placemats; the same as two on the front:
I'm a happy girl but trouble is, I almost hope that nobody buys them, so that I can keep them, although I do have plenty of material left.
Take care out there