It had been a while since I had done any free motion quilting, so I got out all of my notes and samples from the class I took with Carol Taylor way back when (how long ago was that Amanda?). As I mentioned the other day, I was having eyelash problems while using the Bottom Line thread, so I switched to monofilament and didn't have anymore problems. I've decided it is time to make all new pillows for our livingroom couch, and my intention is to use my hand-dyed and printed fabrics. And, they will be quilted! So, stay tuned for further pillow talk.
Here's a detail shot of the above pillow, you can see the eyelashes and then the lack thereof:
As we walked on the golf course last evening, we were in awe of the gorgeous sunset. I hurried home in hopes of capturing it over the lake:
Here's how things tend to look on the love seat at around 9:30 PM every evening: