Wednesday, April 21, 2010

nadia's forest

I also loved those little animals peeking out of their little holes. They had to have some trees to live in. Nadia, I hope you don't mind that I used a lot of my own fabric for this one. I had just enough faux bois left to give them their own little forest. The Heather Ross fabric between the trees was meant to add a little plant diversity.


After I appliqued the animals to their trees, they didn't stand out nearly as much as I had hoped, so I used some embroidery floss to outline the holes and create a little texture.



Oh, that cute little racoon face! Not as cute as a new baby though.

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5 comments:

Lunden said...

That is the cutest thing ever! I love the little raccoons.

One Shabby Chick said...

This block is so cute - what a great idea!!

Rebekah said...

absolutely adorable! I love how the racoons are peeking out of the faux bois. Pretty embroidery, as always!

Bailey said...

I'm not a part of your group, but regularly follow the blog.

I love this block, it's so stinkin' cute!

Digs said...

what a cute idea! so clever!