Friday, May 16, 2014

Sweet Sunny Sunflowers...



Sweet Sunny Sunflowers...
remind me of lazy summer days ;)



Punchneedle Crazy Quilt Block

I love how the small flower is hanging
it's head. I've always wondered why
sunflowers do that.  I guess it must be 
the weight of the seeds. 




The centers have been punched 
using Valdani Perle Cotton in 'Antique Golds'.
I am loving the happy shades of these petals, 
in lemon yellow and butter.
(Punched using Valdani 'Spring Lights')




A tender little lamb has found a place
on this Crazy Quilt block, too.




The sweet smell of lilacs must mean 
summer is surely on it's way.

Enjoy your Friday !
Rose



8 comments:

  1. My my my.....this just keeps getting better & better!! The sunflowers really make me smile. This piece will be a real work of art......terrific idea!!!!!

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  2. Good morning Rose - what a sweet punchneedle. I find punchneedle to be very relaxing to do and I have 3 new ones I need to start but want to wait for when I have time to sit and FINISH it in one sitting. Your Sunflowers and sheep are just too wonderful.
    Thanks for sharing your creations with us.
    Blessings to you,
    Karen

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  3. I agree with Kathy F ... this will be a real work of art! Love that adorable sheep : )

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  4. So beautiful Rose, and the lilacs are so pretty too.

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  5. Pretty sunflowers and cute little lamb. Will this be a wall hanging?

    Your lilacs are beautiful, I can almost smell them all they way down in FL.

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  6. They are just lovely and what lovely lilacs!! Yes, that is why they hang their heads, so heavy with seeds. Sometimes those giant heads can weigh 3 or 4 pounds. I do love this lovely piece of work Rose, it looks so happy and carefree.

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  7. Just can't wait to see this all finished. Loving the sunny flowers, kitty, lamb...well you know
    we love it all.
    So jealous of your lilacs, they are just so beautiful

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So glad to have you here visiting...
would love to hear your thoughts !
Rose