I'm calling it "Green Dreams #2" because last year I made "Green Dreams #1" as a present for
son #1. "Green Dreams #1" was made at a quilting class at a nearby Quilting Store and was
just my interpretation of the technique that was being taught, so it doesn't count as an original.
Here's a closeup of some of the quilting on #2:
This time I was trying to be quite creative, and make an impression of a tropical garden.
A few years ago I made a wall hanging using whatever flannel scraps I had. I cut them into strips, as wide as the scrap would allow, and then sewed them into 6" blocks. Some blocks had 9 squares, some had 12, and some had 36. When I started to assemble them I realized the quilt needed to be "cooled down" with an inner border. And once the borders were on, I saw they needed some decorative quilting. Here's the result. I thought it was a lot of fun to see how the block sizes changed, but somehow all fit together: