Thursday, August 4, 2011

Sew Bee Blissful: Block 1

My first Sew Be Blissful block has arrived!  Wait.  Let me re-phrase. The goodies to make my first Sew Bee Blissful block has arrived.

This month we are making blocks for a our host, Jenna of Sew Happy Geek.  This is my first quilting bee, so I am overly excited to get started.  Jenna is looking for a block similar to the one below using the Lovely Little Handmade tutorial.  I will try my best, Miss Jenna!

Jenna sent several beautiful fabrics to work with.  I need to really spend some time looking at the tutorial and sorting through the fabrics to be sure I create contrast, thereby letting the pinwheel design shine through.  I will post a photo when it's done.

Block-a-palooza ~ Block 15 by Four Wise Monkeys
Photo by Jenna of Sew Happy Geek

She sent along a fun little post card from Liverpool, the home of the Beatles.  How fun!  I'll have to think of something fun to return to her.


Flying Blind... said...

Pretty Bee blocks; Jenna's breaking you in gently then!

Sarah @ FairyFace Designs said...

I got mine too, now I am excited and scared of messing up in equal measure!

Katy Cameron said...

Oh, cool, and love the almost Beatles inspired fabric patterns, have fun!

The Sunflower Patch said...

OOOh,can't wait to get mine!

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